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X-ray show 3 gutta purcha on my upper molar.Tip of one of gutta purcha had tiny, inflamation. Will it work by grainding bit of crown to rest more?
Root canal : Adjusting the bite can make chewing more comfortable. If there is infection, the therapy should be redone. It it is only inflammation, adjusting the bite will be adequate. Another x-ray should be taken in a year to see if there is any change in bone density. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Crowned, root canalled through crown. sensitive 8 months so far. Rd.-ray show, one of tip of gutta p. show bit inflamed. By grinding crown, will it ok?
I am 58 female w/ one small cavity upper back tooth and one filling lower back tooth w/ small cavity bottom side of filling. .? Is do I go composite or cerac? Price diff of 800+ per tooth
Size Matters: Depending on the size of the cavity and how far is extends across the different sides of the tooth, a Cerec restoration could be worth the investment. When a dentist recommends a composite resin filling, it is usually the best treatment for that tooth to restore it to optimal form and function. We budget is a concern, sometimes a dentist will offer choices. Ask your dentist about each tooth. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My mom's(47) one of mandibular central incisors cracked into two pieces and one portion broke out, in which something black colored attached. Help.
I would be less: Concerned about the color of the fragment & more concerned about controlling potential pain & infection. The description portrays a tooth that does not sound restorable by the dentist. Best to schedule a focused consultation with the general dentist to determine the tooth's fate. If the tooth requires extraction, which it sounds like it does, your mom may be a candidate immedite implant, . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm a 16 years old child with reduced crown root ratio, if apicectomy is indicated, how much of the root apex s?
A bit more: The endodontist will bevel the end of the tooth and will try to save as much of the root as possible. ...Read more
Ao cusp is 1.9cm, and my ao root is 2.3cm. Are these normal?5'3", 125 lbs.I read cusp sep should be 70% of ao root? Mine is more?
Yea: Yes. These measurements are in the normal range. ...Read more
My new molar crown, infected, root canalled by hole, temporary filling fall out, so went different dr, is filling method same, if root canalled or not?
Is this the problem?: 1) you had a new crown placed on one of your molars (was this a replacement for a previous crown that failed?) 2) infection then occurred, they did a root canal treatment& placed a temp filling which fell out 3) you went to new dentist, this treatment is possible: remove current crown, build up tooth & place new crown. Or if the crown is intact with just a small hole, fill hole up with composite. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No idea: I have no idea what the points in your army medical signify so i cannot answer that. I would suggest that you ask them directly and that will give you the best answer. ...Read more
New tooth implant. Suture cut into gum at top of temp & left 1/2-1mm triangle "chip" out of gumline. Will this close up? Can it be stitched together?
Likely close: It will likely close. Give it some time and if not correctly repaired, see the surgeon. All the best. ...Read more
Root Canaled Tooth Lesion: Does the term "lesion" refer to a space at root tip that bacteria has eaten into bone. Interchangeable word use?
How many millimeters long, along the length of a tooth root, can alloderm and other types of gum grafts cover so that less of the root is shown?
Depends: The amount of tissue regain depends on the level of the bone interproximally (between the roots). ...Read more
Depends: It depends on the type and location of the fracture and the age of the patient. Often times, wearing a brace and avoiding strenuous activities will allow a compression fracture to heal in younger patients. In the elderly, if these measures fail, a kyphoplasty may be an option. Check out spine-health.Com. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is a prominent central canal from t-4 to t-12 the same as hydromyelia? Have a syrinx at c-6 to t-1 level.
Root canal performed but dentist left part of file in root and was unable to get all of root out, b/c root bends @ 90 degree angle. How to fix?
Do not fear.: 99% of root canal procedures are painless. The local anesthetics used today are very effective at eliminating pain and patients never feel anything. The only exception is if you have a severe infection with swelling and most dentists will treat you with antibiotic prior to the procedure to insure you will be comfortable during the procedure. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
When using diamondclean as per instructions of angling toothbrush towards gumline, this only covers half of the incisor. Should I also sweep down to cover whole tooth surface or only gumline needs cle?
Let's say that a periodontal cleaning goes below the lower portion of the tooths pocket due to poor estimation of its depth. Can a 4mm become a 6mm?
No: The goal of periodontal therapy is to reduce the pocket depth. It will not increase the depth. Any bacteria and inflammation in the pocket are what causes disease and increasing pocket depths. Periodontal cleaning will rmove bacteria and the toxins they produce. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer