Dental Fear Questions

How should I fix the problem with my transmigrated mandibular canine?

I have a transmigrated mandibular canine. It is very far into my jaw. My orthodontist decided to attach a button onto the tooth, run a chain through my gums and attach it to my 2nd furthest back tooth. This constant pressure is moving the tooth into...

What can this be?

I went for a wisdom tooth removal but they found this space under tooth #24 after doing my X-ray examination.. I’m really scared that I might loose the tooth or have to have a tooth removed. I don’t have any pain with the tooth and no problems as to...

Botox and Invisalign

I started Invisalign in January and starting getting headaches so in March I had Botox in my masseter because my provider thought that it was from a new onset of TMJ. I now have masseter hypertrophy (verified by CT) on the right side of my face 6...

Bumps back of tongue

Hi my name is Florian Kolberg, Ive had the feeling that something is stuck in the back of my tongue for about 4 days now. When I look into my mouth with a flash light I can see alot of bumps but one looks bigger and inflamed. It looks whitish I’m a...

How to cause a tooth to tilt at home

Hi. My name is Olivia and I recently have been experiencing an overwhelming amount of anxiety as a result of a shifting of my teeth because of the change that the way my jaw sits when I close my mouth and the inability to smile the same with my...

Fear of Pericoronitis (Answered)

Hi I keep getting bits of food down the gap on the side of my wisdom tooth I whent to the dentist yesterday and she just prescribed me some antibiotics I did ask her if she was going to take my wisdom tooth out and she said no. Just to use salt...

What is this bump In my mouth

I’ve had this bump in my mouth for about a week now but it was on both sides at one point but the left side it went away it hurts when I touch it and feels like a lot of pressure when I’m not touching it.

My arch wire is bent?

Ok so I was eating a cucumber and then I felt something in the back of the mouth.I saw my arch wire bent! It is bent far down, but not as for to be broken or hurting me.I don’t know if I should do something with it myself or go tot he doctor.Is it...

Metal stuck on teeth

Hi so my braces are all messed up, i have a lot of brackets off of my teeth so i was planning on getting them removed then put back on. Well when some of the brackets came off they left metal pieces on my teeth, i guess from the back of the bracket....

Delay In Growing Of The Front Tooth (Answered)

Hi my son is 8 years old, he lost his front tooth six months back and the tooth is only half grown. Now that I can see that it has stopped growing, I would like to know if it is going to grow fully? The growing process was very slow, and after only...

What are the circles on each side of my jawbone in xray? (Answered)

Hello, I have two circular spots, one each, on both sides of my jaw bone. The oral surgeon seen them and was perplexed as to what it was. No earrings or metal was present on me. Not sure if this matters but I have had a lot of popping of my ears...

Hole Near last tooth, above wisdom tooth (Answered)

A few weeks ago, my back bottom wisdom tooth area was inflamed as well as my left cheek. The dentist prescribed me some antibiotics for one week. The inflammation went away. There was never any pain or discomfort. My wisdom tooth hasn't come out...

dental carie

hello my name is emily and i chippped my first tooth at 13 anow im 14 and so after i got i fill like three or a year later it chipped i got it filled and it was perfect no pain ever but then when it got chipped again it was sensitive on the top...

Why Do My Teeth Hurt so Bad? (Answered)

So for the past couple of months my teeth have been hurting me so bad. It started out mostly as them being very sensitive but now it’s to the point where I can’t even eat because they hurt so bad. They feel like they’ve changed shape and they...

Black Teeth (Answered)

I have a few black teeth and some that are embedded in my gums, what can I do? I don't know when I can get to the dentist, I smoke a pack of cigarettes a day and I drink beer, I went to a dentist and he gave me antibiotics, which I am out of, I have...