Dental Fear Questions

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...

Is My Tooth Infected?

Hello! I'm 12 years old and I have a baby molar that hasn't come out yet. It is very loose but when ever I try to wiggle it, the root of my tooth hurts really bad. My tooth is a little discolored and I'm scared that it might be infected. I have...

Really extreme fear of visiting a dentist (Answered)

I have a dot on my tooth for the past 1 or 2 months and i needa go dentist but the problem is i HAVE A HUGE FEAR OF INJECTIONS i get really bad panic attacks and i cant even describe it. I havent even scheduled an appointment but im already crying....

Is there anything that can be done to help or save teeth with no enamel?

My teeth are bad and a few need to be fixed, but my over all concern is that I have lost most if not all of my enamel. I am quite afraid that there may be absolutely nothing I can do to keep them from just deteriorating away. Are there any options...

Couple White Spots on two Front Teeth

Hello , please i've got a problem with my teeth since i was born. There is no pain but there is theese couple of white coloured spots on my two frontal teeth and 3 yellow ones just next to the white ones.. please nobody seem to have an answer for...

Tiny gap and slightly wonky tooth

Hello i have a tiny gap in my front teeth and one of them is slightly wonky. But i have already had braces I\'m 15 and i wear my retainers all the time so i do not understand how this has happened. I have called up my orthodontist and they have...

Want to Ask About My Breath

My breath is hot even when I brush my teeth I stink in minutes after I have eaten or drank water saliva come in my mouth and my breathe start to stink am not sure if it stinks but one day I had a compliment firm someone saying my breath stink so can...