Cosmetic Dentistry Q&A
Infection + Cosmetic Dentistry
All four wisdom teeth extracted Tuesday and in two of the holes there is white stuff forming. Is it infection or new tissue?
I have been following all of the instructions very carefully. There is not a weird smell or taste and there is not a severe amount of pain. What does... READ MORE
How soon after wisdom teeth removal would I know that I'm free of infection, and that I won't get one anymore. READ MORE
I Have a Fixed Bridge Done 19 Yrs Ago and Right Now I Have a Infection on the Back Post, What Can I Do? (photo)
I am on medicaid and i have a fixed partial bridge that is now facing infection on the back post the shrinkage of the gums are now hurting and i... READ MORE
40yrs male, smoke lightly on and off for the past 12yrs due to stress. Had infected gum since 2004 but no action taken. Teeth #25 fail in '08, #29 in... READ MORE
Does this x-ray show an abscess / infection in the gums under #28? X-ray taken three months after root canal. (photos)
Random pain has been continuing for three months after my root canal. My endodontist claimed that all was well at first, but during my second visit,... READ MORE
Do I have to get a broken tooth pulled if it has broken off below the gumline due to a failed root canal?
The dentist that did the root canal told me that it was in no danger of getting infected and needed no treatment since it was a root canal and the... READ MORE
Hey, I have severe toothache due to infected wisdom tooth,Dentist asked to to get it removed few months back through a surgery but i did not and the... READ MORE
Tooth extraction w/ dry socket. Dry socket was treated with packing x2. I have hole and yellow tissue w/pain. Infection? (photo)
Tooth extraction w/ dry socket. Dry socket treated with packing x2. We are post 14 days. Hole and yellow tissue w/pain. infection? still has pain,... READ MORE
My son had his wisdom teeth excised on 12/23, followed up twice secondary to infection; now still has open holes bilaterally that appear to have... READ MORE
I had 4 root canal on my upper front, now my dentist says I have an infection. Could I get implants?
What are my options, if I'm not a good candidate for implants READ MORE
Will a palate injection and possible infection drainage make gum recede and leave hole behind tooth of root canal? Will it heal?
Root canal on #12, dentist gave me an injection in my palate, afterwards I could feel something, like an abrasion or possibly a little temp cement (at... READ MORE
After several fillings and infection, dentist suggested root canal. What is the most permanent solution?
Several times of fill up & got some infection, dentist prescribed me to do root canal.... I want a permanent solution that have no side effects .... READ MORE
I had two back molers pulled and bone graph done (so much more history tha allowed to type in this question) I am now having same pain I did before... READ MORE
Will there be any major problem having grafting done now, after the teeth extractions were just completed?
I'm sorry, but I was very worried about any lingering infection causing me trouble, so I just had the two extractions a few days ago. They are healing... READ MORE
I have been reading online and every website saids once you get a tooth taken out it needs to be replaced. My dentist is telling me I barely use that... READ MORE
I need a bridge to replace a central and lateral incisor. I had an infection which I believed caused my central incisor to shift. Both front teeth... READ MORE
Metal left behind during root canal sticking into apex/gum - Could this be the cause of my Lymphadenopathy?
I had a root canal that was followed by pain and an infection that would come and go for a few years after the root canal procedure. After years of... READ MORE
I Have Only Had This Problem After Having This Done. READ MORE
I used to have severe tooth decay and I had to get all my teeth removed. The lymph nodes in my neck where swollen. I have taken antibiotics and the... READ MORE
Where can i find an Orthodontist that'll finish my braces treatment? I have no insurance.Removal date was February 2014 (Photo)
I have metal on the bottom, clear on the top. A bracket on the bottom no longer adhereds to the tooth the metal wire continuously rips at the inside... READ MORE