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Periodontal Disease, Is it Still Possible to Save a Tooth?

I've read many forums from dentists {periodontist} that suggest ALL teeth should be extracted if periodontal disease is in its advance stage. This... READ MORE

What Can Be Done for Very Protruding Gums to Make It Strucked In? Pls Recommend Ways

I have a very protruding front teeth and i have braces for 5 yrs but it didnt work out. So i decided to make my 6 upper front teeth extracted to treat... READ MORE

What is the differences between first premolar and second premolar extraction?

I need to get four premolars extracted before putting on braces. My orthodontist suggested 4 first premolar extraction. I am wondering why the first... READ MORE

Are Healing Caps on dental implants necessary?

I had upper teeth 22,23,24 extracted and implants placed (with bone graft) in late November. In mid-December the stitches were removed, and in... READ MORE

Can I remove my upper right canine tooth? Or is there any other way to bring it down/fix it without braces? (Photo)

My right canine tooth is very up high in my gums and it is very visible even when I just slightly open my mouth. I have no money for braces and decide... READ MORE

Can my crowded teeth be fixed without extraction? (Photo)

I'm 18 years old and have an appointment next Tuesday for a consultation for braces. Even though I haven't had the consultation yet, the orthodontist... READ MORE

Bad Orthodontic Experience. Braces, Veneers or Bonding to Fix? (photo)

I had braces 3 times. The last time I had it was 5 years ago and 4 teeth, two upper and two lower lateral incisors extracted. But I am very unhappy... READ MORE

Depressed Because of Missing Molars - What Can be Done?

I have first lower molar(LEFT) extracted 6 months ago, and now the first molar rightneeds to be extracted too. The first upper molar on both side has... READ MORE

Teeth do not look or feel bad but have peridontal disease 2-10's. Should I keep my teeth??

Told I have periodontal disease 2-10's and should pull all uppers but I experience no problems at this time. Should I keep as long as possible or... READ MORE

I Had 4 Bicuspid Extractions, in my Case Will It Prove Detrimental or Helpful? (photo)

I'm 19 years old, with severe crowding and slight protrusion of front teeth. READ MORE

Can Veneers Fix my Allignment? (photo)

I had a tooth extracted when I was younger from my top row before I had braces put on due to overcrowding. I feel like it has severely impacted the... READ MORE

Surgical Extraction of Wisdom Tooth Hole Remains. How Do I Correct This?

Had a surgical lower extraction 8 weeks ago, I was in recovery for 4 4rs, bleeding badly and local anesthetic had migrated to my throat causing... READ MORE

Is Bicuspid Extraction Needed in my Case? (photo)

I am 28 year old female. My ortho suggested for 4 premolars to be removed. He told that without extraction the you wont be able to make out much of... READ MORE

Lower 2nd to Last Tooth Pulled 5 Days Ago and I Am Having Pain and Jaw Stiffness Still? (photo)

I have my tooth pulled 5 days ago. I was first prescribed Motrin but the pain was unbearable that now I have Vicodin. I am still in pain, it starts of... READ MORE

Which Kind of Extractions Are Best for Bi-maxillary Protrusion?

My question is what is the difference between extracting first and second bicuspids for bi-maxillary protrusion? I saw two videos showing examples of... READ MORE

Is having a dished-in profile due to premolar extractions reversible or diminishable? (photo)

I was very pretty before, but had terrible teeth. The braces with extractions destroyed my face. I was 15 when I got them and the orthodontist... READ MORE

Constant pain after crown, root canal and finally tooth extraction! What could be causing the pain?

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

Can spring retainer really fix my teeth? (Photo)

I have crowded bottom teeth. My ortho ( online ) said that I dont have to extract any teeth for spring retainer. She's so sure but she didnt even see... READ MORE

10 days post op of Molar extraction, my cheeks still feels painful. Is this normal? (photo)

I got my molar extracted exactly 10 days ago. My cheak still has pain radiating through it, my jaw is still throbbing, non stop pain! I have used the... READ MORE

Is my extraction site healing properly? (photo)

Hi. I had my #31 extracted at 6pm on Thursday- It did not require any incisions or sutures, but it was a rough extraction (my root was at a 90*... READ MORE

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