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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Comisi
38 years experience Dentistry
It could be: It is certainly advisable to have a visit to your dentist typcially twice a year to help to intercept potential dental problems in the earliest stages ... Read More
Dr. Steven Hever
18 years experience Dentistry
Yes: I have had patients miss one year and they end up with decay, needing fillings. More time than that can result in a root canal. You might brush and fl ... Read More
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Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Very risky!: There are some patients who keep their teeth clean, eat healthy nutritious diets, and have genetics on their side and have little or no dental problem ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Examination: Many people are nervous about seeing a dentist after so long. The dentist will start by reviewing your medical and dental history, take x-rays and do ... Read More
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Support: Expect a thorough review of hour medical/dental history (be thorough & frank) and a thorough review of all your meds (prescription/OTC/recreationa ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Wright
33 years experience Dentistry
Information: On a first visit you will be receiving a lot of information. Try not to get overwhelmed as many things have changed in 9 years. A current dental offic ... Read More
Dr. John Comisi
38 years experience Dentistry
Comprehensive exam: I would think that you would receive a comprehensive examination, plus a full series of x-rays, dental charting, intraoral photographs, periodontal ch ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jake Richards
12 years experience Dentistry
Depends: If hot cold sense, put some gum or soft wax over it. If swelling, throbbing, warm salt water may help along with ice packs. Take it easy, use some t ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eyal Simchi
Specializes in Pediatric Dentistry
Discuss: Discuss your fears with your dentists. There are countless innovations in dentistry these days that can help make your appointment less scary. Laughin ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Pope
45 years experience Dentistry
Oil of cloves: If your toothache is caused by an open hole in the tooth, from a pharmacy dental section, you with find temporary filling material. Find one with the ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Ritz
46 years experience Dentistry
Not mad: Not mad (i hope) but we are obliged to provide diagnostic services to the "standard of care". This includes "looking under the hood" using xrays perio ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
FIND ANOTHER ONE THA: T's more gentle. Meet with him/her before having anything done by requiring a consultation visit.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Babak Jouhari
24 years experience Dentistry
Crowns: There are many different reasons that a tooth might need a crown. For example a tooth with large failing filling, a root canaled tooth, tooth with c ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. I. Jay Freedman
43 years experience Dentistry
Call if worried: If you are concerned about something that happened at your dental appointment yesterday, call and ask if they can be more specific and if you should ... Read More

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