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What Do I Do with my Very Badly Decayed Teeth?

I have very bad teeth...alot are broken off at gum line and the ones that are left are very decayed...what is my best option? READ MORE

Broken Teeth After Filling. What Are My Options?

One of my molar teeth had filling. When I was eating my teeth broke. One half is left behind. Only half of it is broken. What are the options to save... READ MORE

I Had a Root Canal Two Days Ago That Has Now Broken, Can This Tooth Be Saved?

I Had a Root Canal Two Days Ago That Has Now Broken, Can This Tooth Be Saved? READ MORE

12 year old broke off almost half of permanent front tooth. What is the best option for treatment since she is still a child?

I Would like to know the best treatment option for my daughter since this is a permanent tooth but she is still a child and growing. It broke straight... READ MORE

Can an existing crown on a tooth be reused on a dental implant abutment?

I have an existing crown on a tooth (#10) that will be extracted and replaced with a dental implant. Tooth broke leaving small residual tooth material... READ MORE

Does my 10 Year Old Need Root Canals? (photo)

My 10 year old cracked the roots of his two top front teeth horizontally midway between the gumline and the tip of the roots. An endodontis told us... READ MORE

I have less than half of my teeth left. Many broken at or even below gum line. What's the best option for me?

I have less than half of my teeth left. Many broken at or even below gum line. I havelived in this embarrassment and pain for 4 years. I only make... READ MORE

I have a broken bicuspid at the gum line. What treatment would you recommend?

Mt dentist sent me to a cosmetic dentist, and wants to remove some bone around the broken tooth, and then it would need a crown. I am looking for... READ MORE

What Are Options for 10 Year Olds Cracked Roots? (photo)

Attached is an x-ray that was taken 2 weeks ago of the cracks in my 10 year old sons roots. Another x-ray taken 2 days ago (I do not have a copy)... 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

I have 3 broken teeth on the gum line, and one below. The gum has started to grow back over my tooth. How can I fix this?

I got three broken back teeth one is under the gum line two on the gum line whats the procedure and is it expensive and painful READ MORE

Can my broken front tooth be fixed?

Dentistry. I am 66 y/o. My top lateral incisor, which was fitted with a porcelain ceramic crown in 1990, broke off cleanly at the gum line. No decay... READ MORE

Cavities, broken teeth? What should I do with no insurance? (Photo)

What kind of dental treatment should be used? The broken tooth is very small but broken all the way down to where to gum should be its the second to... READ MORE

My back tooth broke off to the gum line. The crown fell off the tooth next to it. What is the hard bump?

Now where both broken top teeth on the gum line there is a hard bump which looks like the root is protruding threw. What is it. READ MORE

I have a frontal bridge (8 teeth) on top, recently 2 teeth on the left side broke, what are my options? (Photo)

Hello, I have a frontal bridge (8 teeth) at the top that is cemented on posts, that will need to be replaced in the future as it become obsolete with... READ MORE

Can I be awake during removal of 12 teeth broken at gumline?

I was a smoker most of my life, ALL of my back teeth on upper and lower have broken off at gumline. My front teeth are mainly post and crowns, I want... READ MORE

Can I have a root canal if my tooth just broke?

One of my molar teeth needs a canal treatment that my dentist recommended due to it's advanced cavity, it's scheduled 6 day from now, however right... READ MORE

What is my best option for a cracked tooth below the gum and sinuses running through the root?

Options are: 1. root canal then surgery to recover the tooth and get a cap. I was told that decay can occur below the gum line and cause additional... READ MORE

How much would it cost to get my central incisors fixed? (photo)

What else do my teeth need to get a perfect smile? My two front teeth are broken and some teeth are not straight. READ MORE

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