Dental Fear Questions

I need advice, severely afraid of dentists but i fear i may need one

Hello, I'm rather nervous to ask this question but i really need advice. The source of my problem: i have been wearing the same spacers for 10 years at least. No I'm not in any pain as of yet. But recently they've started feeling like they're about...

perpendicular adult teeth to milk teeth still there

am a 17 years old girl I had my milk teeth fallen late so I and my parents didn't care that much because all my milk teeth were replaced late by adult teeth but only one milk teeth was left which didn't fell at and an adult teeth grew out on its...

What is this upper lump?

A few months ago I found a hard lump in my upper gum. Its only on one side and it hurts on and off but not alot. Its not white just the same color as my gums. I have gingivitis and was told that I would need a root canal later on. Ten years ago I...

Hard lump in my mouth - concerning me

Alicejc2 5 minutes ago Hi , I have a lump in my mouth on my left upper gum / tooth. it doent hurt atall and I have had it for over a yea . I spoke to my dentist about it and he told me not to worry about it . I still don\'t know what it is and I\'m...

i have horrible stains on my teeth

I have had these horrible stains on my 2 front teeth since I was a child. I took an antibiotic when I was younger and it ate away the enamel on my teeth. And usual wear and tear stained them. Is there a way I can remove the stains without spending a...

Car Accident Sensitive Tooth

I was in a car accident and hit my face/tooth very hard on something and its very sensitive to the touch. I cannot eat or touch the tooth in any way, and the gums surrounding the tooth are very bruised and also hurt to the touch. Is something wrong...

Gum Flap Hanging From Back of Wisdom Tooth

I have a twelve year old daughter who has a gum flap hanging from the back of her wisdom tooth. She said it doesn't hurt but its annoying like getting food stuck in your teeth. What do I do? She is going to the dentist this week but I want to make...

I hit one of my front teeth. do I need to see a dentist?

Hi I hit one of my front teeth. it is not loose but every time I put pressure on it it hurts.it's been bothersome to eat I've been trying not to chew with it. I'm afraid that it might get loose and fall off if I'm not careful. do I need to go to the...

What's this white bump under my tongue

I have a small white bump/growth looking thing under my tongue. Its painless and I've had it for about 2 months. I'm a dipper so its got me a little worried. Can you tell me what this could be?

pain while laying down

Hi. I have only a half back bottom molar on my right side. The other half of it fell out over a year ago. I am all of a sudden expierencing extreme pain when im laying down only. Ther is no swelling or inflammation aroind the are. Im very concerned...

Re-Occurring Ulcer Help

I have a 1/2 centimeter, hard, white, ball like sore on the side of my tongue that has what appears to be a very small shallow cut in the center of it. It feels like an ulcer, but I have become somewhat paranoid because it goes away and keeps...

There is a white line over baby tooth where adult tooth is growing, tooth also drifted.

Hi. My dentist told me that my adult canine was growing in place of my baby lateral incisor. I dont have an adult lateral incisor so there is no problem. I noticed the baby tooth where the adult tooth is growing in has developed a white line over it...

Large lump on my daughter's gum?

My 12 year old daughter has a large lump on her gums. I think it might be her gum, it looks exactly the same as the gum on the lower left.But it looks swollen. It is on the lower right gum, and she says she feels it even if she isn't touching it....

Can I Eat Curry with Braces?

Hi I was wondering if you could help me please it's my mums birthday, this week coming up and her partner wants to go out for an Indian and so does my mam however my problem is I am really worried incase I stain my braces I have had a curry with...

Could my tooth fall out?? :(

Hi! I'm 19 and have had my braces off for almost 5 years. Last week my permanent retainer broke so I went in to have it replaced at the dentist. However, they didn't put it in correctly and had to remove it yesterday so that I could get a new one...