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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Zipkin
47 years experience in Dentistry
Yes: Talk to your dentist for more information.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience in Orthodontics
Possibly: Tooth grinding (brutish) can cause bone loss and destabilization. Please see a gum/bone specialist, a Periodontist, for an evaluation. Referral to a ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Ostreicher
Specializes in Orthodontics
Retainers: When you remove your braces, your teeth will shift unless you wear retainers. Your orthodontist or dentist should supply these for you.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Hanley
42 years experience in Orthodontics
Low: The chances should be low if the retainer was placed correctly and all the bonding holds. However, if a tooth breaks free of the bonding, that tooth m ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience in Dentistry
Yes it can: Additionally it can wear down (flatten) the occlusal (chewing) surfaces of teeth and can cause tooth fracture. Can also lead to gum recession and add ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
Referred pain: Problematic wisdom teeth can refer pain to other nearby areas of the head. That is not to say that you might not also have an ear infection or other m ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No: No. The symptoms you related is TMJ or tmd. Removing your wisdom teeth will do nothing for your described symptoms.
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience in Family Medicine
Can be painful: Dental cavities can be painful if the cavity is exposing the nerve. In addition, it can make the teeth more sensitive to hot and cold. Although over ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
Referred pain: Problematic wisdom teeth can refer pain to other nearby areas of the head. That is not to say that you might not also have an ear infection or other m ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience in Dentistry
Impacted wisdom toot: An impacted lower wisdom tooth can effect the nerve and cause pain radiating down your jaw to the front teeth. Get this checked out by an oral surge ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Many: Many. A few include wisdom tooth or other tooth infection, tumor, periodontal problem. Ear problems. See ENT doc or oral surgeon for assessment.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
Possibly: The symptoms you describe are indicative of a TMJ disorder, but it can also be related to your occlusion, since your teeth don't appear to interdigit ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience in Prosthodontics
Not usually: They will usually assume a position based on the opposing teeth in the opposite arch. If they were trying to go there and the wisdom teeth prevented i ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
35 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: The most common cause of crowding is due to premature lost of posterior baby teeth. See an orthodontist for treatment.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Chapman
34 years experience in Orthodontics
Advil (ibuprofen): Sounds like you have not been wearing your retainer as much as you should. Mash it on, take advil (ibuprofen) and let time help. Your teeth will ret ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: Yes, very likely. Your problems is one of the tempormandibular joint disorders See a TMJ expert to help with your problem. Any dentist can be a TMJ ex ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience in Dentistry
Absolutely YES: Can also cause headaches, inability to open wide ... If you are experiencing problems with your wisdom teeth please make sure to visit your dentist. ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
17 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
It is possible: If the wisdom teeth become infected, the surrounding muscles can spasm causing limited opening of the jaw. See your dentist to have the teeth evalua ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Siu
16 years experience in Cosmetic Dentistry
Tolerable: Pain is subjective and everyone's pain threshold is slightly different. But what i tell my patients is that after you get your new set of clear aligne ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aalam Samsavar
34 years experience in Dentistry
See your dentist: Pain and aches around the posterior teeth could originate from the nerve of the back tooth. Soreness of the joint and the muscles (TMJ) and/or sinus p ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jayang Vora
47 years experience in Dentistry
No.: Misaligned teeth mainly are the result of discrepancy between size of the teeth and jaw along with abnormal vector and velocity of jaw growth.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Kattuah
22 years experience in Dentistry
Possible: If you have an infected upper wisdom tooth then it can refer pain up to the eye. See a dentist if you think that you have a wisdom tooth issue because ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience in Dentistry
Pain: Generally no unless there is significant swelling of the area however this is temporary until the issue is solved by the dentist. If by structure you ... Read More

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