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  • Can I bring my teeth forward?

    Hey, i asked my dentist if he Gould bring my teeth forward , he said that i have a case where the upper bone of my teeth ( i don't know how it's called ) is pushed back & not my teeth so he can't do anything . instead he said that he can bring...

  • Do I have TMD/TMJ and will I need surgery to realign my jaw?

    Hi, ever since I was little, and to confirm my parents said it started from when I was 3 years old, I am almost 19 years old. I've always had a problem with my jaw. Every time I open my mouth the left side of my jaw will always click, no matter...

  • Filling received one month ago still very sensitive and painful.

    Hi there, Over four weeks ago, I received composite fillings in about 16 teeth. I just got out of braces about two months ago, am in a vacuum formed retainer (no issues until now), and decided to get some fillings replaced and address some new...

  • My dentist says that my braces will be removed next week, I don't know why?

    I have been wearing braces for about 3 years. My dentist says that I will be removing them next week. But my teeth are not even aligned. They are not straight and my bottom teeth look slanted. I also have a popping noise in my right jaw which causes...

  • I have a hole in my tooth the pain is unbearable.

    Can I use temparin max to fill the hole temporary until my insurance kicks in on Friday? Or any suggestions for the severe pain?

  • Oral surgery or Sinus surgery

    Ive been giving this alot of thought, After an assault that ended with a removal of a piece or part under my maxillary sinuses I have had a terrible infection, that accumulates nasal discharge on the affected side, frontal and ethmoids sinuses in...

  • Will my bottom teeth straighten?

    I got braces on my bottom teeth a month ago. But one of my tooth was crooked and slightly behind two of my teeth. When they put the braces on the doctor said I didn't need a spring to space out the two teeth on the sides of the tooth that were...

  • Pain from gingivitis treatment.

    I have been battling gingivitis for years. Recently I have been really stringent on fixing it. The past few days my mouth has been hurting.

  • My tooth moved from trauma, and I have a few questions.

    4 days ago my tooth front top tooth was knocked back a little bit when playing basketball. I was able to move it back into almost the same place it was before. I was wondering if I should still have tooth pain or if this was not normal, the tooth...

  • My teeth came down

    Hi, I have had my bottom both side theet removed, now as there is a empty space the theet from top have come down, and now on the left side whenever I eat it is hurting my gum on the bottom. What should I do? Please help as I am in a very severe...

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