Causes + Cosmetic Dentistry Q&A
After the doctor injected dental block under my top lip, right top lip swelled up, the doctor said it was normal. I got injections twice before with D... READ MORE
About 2 weeks ago I had a small cavity filled on my right premoler and ever since I got it filled my whole tooth/jaw under my tooth has been sore and... READ MORE
What causes the bone to deteriorate after teeth are removed? Does pressure on bones increase the density of the bone? What exactly attacks the bones... READ MORE
My 15 had a crown (for a chip). Afterward, I experienced a constant achy, throbbing, burning sensation. Had it adjusted several times, a root canal... READ MORE
DENTIST ADVICE: brown stains on well brushed/white front teeth? Will whitening tooth paste remove them?
Hello, I had my teeth scaled and cleaned during a general check up about 1 month ago. My teeth are otherwise white (ish) and in good health. However... READ MORE
Is it okay that my veneers shift a little bit? I am positive that it happens when I play saxophone. (Photo)
I am a classical saxophonist going into my master's degree program. A few years ago I got porcelain veneers placed on my teeth. My teeth feel weak and... READ MORE
My left lateral incisor is significantly smaller than my right. What caused this and how can I fix it? (Photo)
My teeth were very crowded before orthodontic treatment began. I never noticed this until my teeth had evened out. What could have caused this... READ MORE
My teeth are breaking at the gum line. I have had 6 in 8 month. Why is it happening and how can I stop it?
I don't know what's happening dentist can't figure out why and it's happening so fast and I don't have money to replace them READ MORE
My boy 12 year old have been told that his teeth are bigger for his age, what can be the cause? READ MORE
I have horrible morning breath trapped in my night appliance after getting my new lower crowns, do they need to be redone?
Six weeks ago I had permanent crowns on the lower molars. I wear a night appliance on both the upper & lower teeth. After the permanent lower crowns... READ MORE
Have some irritation in my cheeks and the inside of my lip -- could my night guard be causing this? I've worn this guard for some time but it seems to... READ MORE
Hi! First of al, I just wanna say that I really appreciate what you guys are doing here! Thanks! Anyway, my braces were removed like 1 year back and I... READ MORE
Tooth feels thinner at the bottom & appears translucent after dentist filled a cavity at the top of tooth. Why did this happen?
Tooth feels much "thinner" at the bottom & appears translucent after dentist filled a cavity at the top of the tooth. There was no reason for him to... READ MORE
A piece of my gum above my front tooth is missing! Will it grow again by itself? And what might be the reason? (photo)
I am 41yrs, I have all my teeth no cavities or fillings. I take pride in keeping a healthy set of teeth. Oh did I mention that I have all my teeth :-)... READ MORE
When I smile, my upper jaw and lower jaw join together. I can't give a toothy smile. What's the cause? (Photo)
What's the problem?why Is it it so ? READ MORE
I recently noticed a space next to my front tooth. My dentist recently did full mouth X-rays and said there was no bone loss. I do, however, have gum... READ MORE
At night, I would sleep on my right side for a couple of years. I never noticed my teeth till a dentist had pointed it out. but before all of this I... READ MORE
WONDERING if I've got short face syndrome or a combo of things like weak chin/jaw, odd lips (unsure how to describe??). I DO have a large nose, weak... READ MORE