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17 years experience
13 expert answers

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: Biochemistry, UCLA
    Dental: DDS, UCLA School of Dentistry
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: Advanced Education and General Dentistry, UCLA School of Dentistry

Treatments offered at Kathy Zahedi D.D.S. &Associates

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I was an idiot and had BleachBright done at tanning place. Severe nerve pain 3 weeks out. Help?

I'm very sorry that you are feeling such extreme pain! On a good note, infection is not likely. It is possible that a filling was not sealed properly... READ MORE

Flapless implants after tooth extractions.

Yes, a CT scan would show the bone structure. Also, 4.1 refers to the size of the implant and is a very common size. READ MORE

My implant just screw fell out. What would be the cost if I still have the post of reinserting?

I am sorry to hear about your situation. Unfortunately, it is not possible for me to give a cost without knowing the brand of implant that was used. READ MORE

Will another dentist be able to finish an already started implant?

The new DDS will have to know some information about the implant. As long as it is healthy and doing okay they will be able to complete the implant. READ MORE

Is it normal for a crown to move when you bite down?

It is possible that you are hitting the tooth too much and causing slight trauma to the tooth. I suggest going to see your dentist to have him or her... READ MORE

Polishing teeth to make them shiny?

Yes, a dentist would definitely be able to smooth this for you. It is not a good idea to use sand paper to file your teeth and I would refrain from... READ MORE

Root has been left in and sinus perforated?

I suggest immediately seeing an oral surgeon in order to evaluate for sinus exposure. The oral surgeon should be able to easily correct if sinus... READ MORE

Are antibiotics working? Got a post dental implant infection.

The antibiotics should definitely be working already. I highly suggest you calling the dentist as this is a very important issue and should not go... READ MORE

How to tighten fit for lower implants?

Unfortunately, the plate will have to be replaced. In order to get the right fit it must be completely redone. READ MORE

My teeth can get whiter after being stained? (after day 1 of whitening)

Simply continue to whiten your teeth and the results will show up. After eating food that may stain it never hurts to rinse with water. READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Zahedi

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Practicing for 17 year.
Education
  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: Biochemistry, UCLA
    Dental: DDS, UCLA School of Dentistry
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: Advanced Education and General Dentistry, UCLA School of Dentistry

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I was an idiot and had BleachBright done at tanning place. Severe nerve pain 3 weeks out. Help?

I'm very sorry that you are feeling such extreme pain! On a good note, infection is not likely. It is possible that a filling was not sealed properly... READ MORE

Flapless implants after tooth extractions.

Yes, a CT scan would show the bone structure. Also, 4.1 refers to the size of the implant and is a very common size. READ MORE

My implant just screw fell out. What would be the cost if I still have the post of reinserting?

I am sorry to hear about your situation. Unfortunately, it is not possible for me to give a cost without knowing the brand of implant that was used. READ MORE

Will another dentist be able to finish an already started implant?

The new DDS will have to know some information about the implant. As long as it is healthy and doing okay they will be able to complete the implant. READ MORE

Is it normal for a crown to move when you bite down?

It is possible that you are hitting the tooth too much and causing slight trauma to the tooth. I suggest going to see your dentist to have him or her... READ MORE

Polishing teeth to make them shiny?

Yes, a dentist would definitely be able to smooth this for you. It is not a good idea to use sand paper to file your teeth and I would refrain from... READ MORE

Root has been left in and sinus perforated?

I suggest immediately seeing an oral surgeon in order to evaluate for sinus exposure. The oral surgeon should be able to easily correct if sinus... READ MORE

Are antibiotics working? Got a post dental implant infection.

The antibiotics should definitely be working already. I highly suggest you calling the dentist as this is a very important issue and should not go... READ MORE

How to tighten fit for lower implants?

Unfortunately, the plate will have to be replaced. In order to get the right fit it must be completely redone. READ MORE

My teeth can get whiter after being stained? (after day 1 of whitening)

Simply continue to whiten your teeth and the results will show up. After eating food that may stain it never hurts to rinse with water. READ MORE

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