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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
It's the dentist: It's the quality of the dentist and his care and expertise, not the type of specific crown material or brand name used that is the important criteria. ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience Dentistry
Treatment of: The cause is the only definitive solution to mitigate the pain. Be evaluated by a dentist to determine the cause / problem so that appropriate treatm ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Cavity ?: Even the experts need to see the tooth to diagnose it correctly. See a local dentist to be sure.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
See your dentist: Whenever there is a overhang, space or gap between the edge of a crown and a natural tooth structure, that's an open margin. This can cause decay to ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Warner
11 years experience Endodontics
It would be : Yes it can hurt a little, especially if it causes inflammation of the supporting tissues. It can also hurt by causing inflammation in the tooth nerve. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hong-phuc Tran
9 years experience Geriatrics
See a dentist: Please see a dentist if you have dental pain and pus. These are symptoms of an infection, which should be further evaluated and treated.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Langenfeld
39 years experience Dentistry
Keep tooth: If your front tooth needs a root canal and you want to keep the tooth, have it done. If you lack confidence in your general dentist see a specialist, ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Langenfeld
39 years experience Dentistry
Go back: See your dentist and have it re evaluated. If done recently it may be hitting heavy on your tooth causing you the discomfort. If it's been awhile the ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Not necessarily: Graft may or may not be needed, but you should be seen by a dentist to have your dentition evaluated to determine the cause of the recession and what ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Seligmann
13 years experience Pediatrics
Root Canal: Any dental work has the potential to be painful; however, root canals are generally performed with local anesthetics that should limit or eliminate pa ... Read More

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