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Dr. Stephanie Fransoso, DMD

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4 years Experience
Dr. Stephanie Fransoso, DMD
  • KENNESAW, GA
  • Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry
  • Accepting new patients

Why do I have sensitivity in all my lower teeth?

You may have recession, where your gums have moved away from your tooth due to aggressive brushing, clinching your teeth, eating acidic foots, etc. This is very common. Try using READ MORE
You may have recession, where your gums have moved away from your tooth due to aggressive brushing, clinching your teeth, eating acidic foots, etc. This is very common. Try using sensodyne toothpaste twice a day to reduce the sensitivity.

Why do some dentists hurt during cleanings more than others?

Some hygienists are more aggressive than others. That may mean they just did a really good job cleaning or you could have had more buildup on your teeth than usual. Take some ibuprofen READ MORE
Some hygienists are more aggressive than others. That may mean they just did a really good job cleaning or you could have had more buildup on your teeth than usual. Take some ibuprofen if needed.

Can braces get rusted?

You should be on a normal routine of seeing your orthodontist often. Have them check this out.

Do teeth get affected during pregnancy?

It can. Most women experience a tremendous change in their hormones, which directly influences the teeth. Step up your hygiene game during pregnancy. Brush twice daily, floss once READ MORE
It can. Most women experience a tremendous change in their hormones, which directly influences the teeth. Step up your hygiene game during pregnancy. Brush twice daily, floss once daily, and rinse with mouth wash! Also, see your dentist on a regular basis (every 6 months).

Is it bad that I leave food in between my teeth?

Yes. This can cause cavities and gum disease. Floss!!

What is the medication that the dentist will use as an anesthesia before my root canal?

There are many different medications they may use. It may be lidocaine or septocaine or something else. Ask you doctor. They can answer that for you. If it doesn't suit you, they READ MORE
There are many different medications they may use. It may be lidocaine or septocaine or something else. Ask you doctor. They can answer that for you. If it doesn't suit you, they will choose a different medication.

Braces

No, you can choose to do Invisalign, braces, or crown the tooth, depending on how crooked the tooth is.

Loose tooth

Go see your dentist ASAP. Many times they or an orthodontist can place a splint on your tooth to keep it in place and tighten the ligaments around it.

Do dentists offer services to the uninsured?

It depends on the office you see. If you dont have insurance you will have to pay the "cash fee" which will be more expensive. Some offices provide payment plans but most do not. READ MORE
It depends on the office you see. If you dont have insurance you will have to pay the "cash fee" which will be more expensive. Some offices provide payment plans but most do not.

I underwent a root canal treatment and it is paining again. What could be the reason?

Make sure were placed on an antibiotic after the root canal. That continues to clean up the infection after the root canal was performed.

After my tooth extraction, I have swelling in my face. Is it normal?

Yes that is normal. You had a tooth removed which can be traumatic for anyone. Take your antibiotic and pain meds as needed. Take is easy and ice your face to reduce the swelling. READ MORE
Yes that is normal. You had a tooth removed which can be traumatic for anyone. Take your antibiotic and pain meds as needed. Take is easy and ice your face to reduce the swelling.

My son is a year old, and isn't teething. Is this abnormal?

Some people teeth at a later time. Nothing is wrong with your child. Be patient, it will come.

How bad is teeth grinding?

Grinding your teeth is bath for your teeth and jaw muscles and joint. Grinding your teeth can cause some serious damage to your teeth, causing teeth to fracture or break, fillings READ MORE
Grinding your teeth is bath for your teeth and jaw muscles and joint. Grinding your teeth can cause some serious damage to your teeth, causing teeth to fracture or break, fillings a or crowns to break or come out, or you can shorten your teeth by months or years or grinding. Get a night guard to wear at night to protect your teeth.

How is oral thrush treated?

Get on a fungal treatment. Your dentist will recommend a medication to get rid of it.

How can I treat cold sores in my child?

Warm salt water rinses!

Is higher or lower pressure better with water flossers?

I would start at a lower pressure first and gradually increase the pressure if needed. Use your common sense when doing so. I have had patients hurt their gums from turning the READ MORE
I would start at a lower pressure first and gradually increase the pressure if needed. Use your common sense when doing so. I have had patients hurt their gums from turning the pressure up too much. Be careful!

Is bad breath a sign of an underlying infection?

Not necessarily. Make sure he is practicing good oral hygiene, brushing twice a day, rinsing with mouth wash, brushing his tongue, flossing, etc. Visit your dentist every 6 months READ MORE
Not necessarily. Make sure he is practicing good oral hygiene, brushing twice a day, rinsing with mouth wash, brushing his tongue, flossing, etc. Visit your dentist every 6 months to make sure there is no underlying infection or cavities in his teeth.

Swollen and localised pain after done a deep cleaning; is this normal?

Some people are sore after a deep cleaning depending on how extensive the deep cleaning was. I would recommend taking ibuprofen (if you are not allergic and are able to) a day READ MORE
Some people are sore after a deep cleaning depending on how extensive the deep cleaning was. I would recommend taking ibuprofen (if you are not allergic and are able to) a day or two after for the discomfort. Continue to brush and floss even thought you are sore. Rinse with mouth wash also!