A 61-year-old female asked:
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Nerve pain flossing root canaled/temp tooth - ill fitted or periodontal issue? Need 2nd opinion. See a Periodontist, Prosthodontist or Dentist?

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Dr. John Britton
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Return to DDS who pe: I would recommend returning to DDS who performed initial treatment. Any of the dentist you've listed would be able to give second opinion. The problem could be combination of ill fitting crown, periodontal dz. or other issue.
Answered on Mar 13, 2015
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Inflammation: The gum tissue around that tooth may be inflamed. Flossing should keep it clean and eventually alleviate the sensitivity. Brush twice a day, too.
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Probably not serious: Probably not serious but it's recommended you see your DDS when convenient- Keep it clean!
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Yes: Just make sure that you keep the area as clean as possible be sure not to eat on that side.
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