Dental Fear Questions

My son got xrays (Answered)

Hi – I’m hoping you can help me. My son had a bitewing xray at 7 and ½ and then his next appointment six months later they did a panoramic xray and now I am a nervous wreck reading about this. Was that too much radiation at his age? Could he...

My teeth seem to be getting smaller/ dents? (Answered)

I’m 14, and I have had some teeth issues in that past. My teeth seem to have dents in it that get bigger and bigger by the day (or maybe week idk) The most prominent part is my furthest bottom tooth. (I’m not sure what it is called I am sorry) I...

My sons teeth are falling out rapidly, should I be worried? (Answered)

Hi my son is 8 years old. He’s austistic and non verbal. Lately he’s been having a lot of his teeth falling out especially the top ones closer to the back. He had dental surgery two year ago where caps were placed on a couple of them. But now it...

Haven't been to a dentist (Answered)

Hello, I'm a 17 year old female who has really crooked front teeth and I haven't been to the dentist in almost 10-11years because my mum never bothered taking me. I still have baby teeth at the back but I have adult teeth in the front. I live in...

My gums are growing over my braces, how can i fix this? (Answered)

I went to the orthodontist two and a half weeks ago and discovered that my gums were so swollen that they couldn't pull the wire out. Turns out there was a popcorn kernel lodged into my gum and luckily, they were able to take it out. They told my to...

My back teeth are breaking. (Answered)

Hi my name is Marisa and I was wondering why my back teeth just randomly started breaking and it felt like I was swallowing them. I have never had a cavity, it feels like I’m swallowing hard little and medium pieces. I really need to know what’s...

Pulling loose molar tooth (Answered)

I have a left molar tooth that is loose I can rock it back and forth I do not want any local anesthesia at all I just want the tooth pulled out will it be easy to pull it out since it's so loose what is your advice on this

Gum issues. (Answered)

Hi, I'm Nina. And recently I've visited the dentist for my deep cleaning and such. I never had one before and god did it hurt, but I managed through it. But a little after my gums (the bottom front specifically) have not gotten better and to this...

underbite

I have an underbite and was wondering if I need surgery (Answered)

So I’ve had an underbite since I was 10, my orthodontist made me wear braces for 3 years and it didn’t change the bite so he said surgery is only option. Is that true? I don’t want to get surgery nor can I afford it. Is their any other minor...

Solution to my receding chin and crooked teeth? (Answered)

I have bad receding chin.I have crooked teeth and overbite. I never had braces before. Is it because of genes or other things including bad habits or environmental things etc? Any suggestions how to fix my chin?

Does it look like I may need braces? (Answered)

Hi, I have an upcoming orthodontist appointment next month because my mom is worried about my teeth. I’m nervous to know if I’ll need braces or not and I want an idea of what the Ortho would say. What do you think?

extra skin

Looks like extra skin (Answered)

I have a bad almost like sore on my left side but when i look at it its almost like extra skin or like something growing there. It verymuch hurts to eat. It definetly has pain of a cold sore but is not. When i look at it its kinda swollen and looks...

Extraction vs. Root Canal vs. Rejection (Answered)

What are the chances of a tooth being rejected that has already received multiple restorations (over half is composite) after a root canal? I have an infection, and am receiving treatment. I have already taken one round of antibiotics, and start a...

Can I kiss my boyfriend if I have braces? (Answered)

Can i kiss my bf if i have braces? I’ve had them for 3 months now. I’m scared that i might hurt him but i also still want to kiss him. I’m the one who has braces and he doesn’t have them.

Dental information regarding infants?

Is it normal for a 9 months old first check up, when doctor brushes teeth are they suppose to bleed, if not why did they?