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I have a loose adult tooth. Is it periodontitus or a cause of my retainer and natural tooth alignment?
Store bought : Store bought generic mouth guards might be better than nothing for protection in contact sports, but do not offer the best protection, nor are they as comfortable. Consider a dentist fabricated custom one as a significantly better alternative. For players who spend so much money and time in sports, the additional cost is well worth it. Even generic should not change alignment 4 amount of time worn. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Highly Unlikely: A guard which fits adequately & is worn only a few hours a day (or night) cannot move your teeth. However, an ill-fitting (non-professional) guard can move your teeth, especially if it's worn a significant amount of time. Guards which don't cover all your teeth in one arch or which don't have contact will all opposing teeth can cause some movement also if worn too much. Get a professional one. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Just had tooth extraction for braces because the alignment isn't straight. Is this the right choice?
Every time one of my bad tooths keeps hurting my right gets very painful pains. What can I do to stop this from happening?
Dental treatment: There are no home remedies or cures for rotten teeth. No magic pills or rinses or mouthwashes. Toothaches need to be treated locally by a dentist, someone who has years of experience treating these conditions. The sooner you call the sooner you will feel better. Please don't delay, the pain may soon be unbearable. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is baking powder is gud for tooths. If s den tel me how to use..If not den tel me d disadvantages of using it.?
What is the best course to take when a tooth has been loosened and a few days later falls out and now another tooth right next to it has loosened?
Seek Dental Care: Your teeth should not be falling out. Usually that is a sign of advanced gum disease or trauma. If you have a desire to keep your teeth seek an examination with a gum specialist, a periodontist, they can evaluate your teeth and help you choose a course of action. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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