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Dr. Anthony Amir Mobasser, D.M.D

Prosthodontist

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Dr. Anthony Amir Mobasser, D.M.D
  • West Hollywood, CA
  • Accepting new patients

I knocked out my two front teeth. What's the procedure for implants?

Sorry to hear about your 2 front teeth trauma. Best is to see an expert dentist for evaluation of your bone, gums, and bite. After all options will be given, depending on your READ MORE
Sorry to hear about your 2 front teeth trauma. Best is to see an expert dentist for evaluation of your bone, gums, and bite. After all options will be given, depending on your bone density. Implant surgery requires 2 visit ( root placement with titanium fixture) about 3 to 4 month apart. After you can start restorative procedure the crown part.
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Best of luck!

I wear dentures. My gums are aching! What can I do?

Sorry to hear that. Did your medical history change? New medication? Did food got under your dentures? Have you been taking antibiotics? All these can cause achy gums, plus many READ MORE
Sorry to hear that. Did your medical history change? New medication? Did food got under your dentures? Have you been taking antibiotics? All these can cause achy gums, plus many more...
Your best bet is to see an expert dentist right away, possibly to rinse with chlorohexidine solution, but it is a prescription! You might want to ask the dentist to do tissue conditioning treatment!
Best of luck.

How do I care for my dental implants?

You must take care of dental implants like your own teeth, proper oral hygiene, brushing, flossing, bridge threader,check the gums and your bite and have periodical xrays to make READ MORE
You must take care of dental implants like your own teeth, proper oral hygiene, brushing, flossing, bridge threader,check the gums and your bite and have periodical xrays to make sure there is no loss of bone around your tooth implant

What can I do to maintain my dental implants?

To maintain dental implants is the same as your own teeth. See your dentist for special cleanings, have periodic X-rays to make sure no bone loss, ask the implant dentist when READ MORE
To maintain dental implants is the same as your own teeth. See your dentist for special cleanings, have periodic X-rays to make sure no bone loss, ask the implant dentist when he recommends to change the screws, and make sure your bite and occlusion are not changed.

How do you know when you need a dental crown?

If your tooth is not strong enough to have it restored by fillings, or your bite can fracture the existing tooth, or of you had large fillings that are failing are just few examples READ MORE
If your tooth is not strong enough to have it restored by fillings, or your bite can fracture the existing tooth, or of you had large fillings that are failing are just few examples of why you may need a dental crown restoration, in some instances a root canal tooth is better protected by crown, or a cracked tooth.

Other than braces, is there a better way to close the gap between my teeth?

For gaped teeth, besides braces, you can bond the gap between teeth or place dental veneers made by composite or porcelain also.

Why are my dentures not setting right?

If your dentures are not setting right, it might be due to fit, lack of bone, or the occlusion and your bite. See your dentist to adjust, reline or make you new ones.

My son grinds his teeth. What can you do to help him?

Of course to help you protect your teeth from grinding, it is advisable you see a dentist to check your bite, and possibly get a night guard or occlusal guard to protect other READ MORE
Of course to help you protect your teeth from grinding, it is advisable you see a dentist to check your bite, and possibly get a night guard or occlusal guard to protect other teeth from damage or fracture. I do not recommend medication. Grinding teeth can be due to bad bite, or possibly contributed to heredity factor and stress.

I don’t like the shape of my mouth. Can it be corrected?

You have canted smile. You need to see a cosmetic dentist for evaluation of the cant. You will need also bite analysis to see if cosmetics will be fixed, how is that going to affect READ MORE
You have canted smile. You need to see a cosmetic dentist for evaluation of the cant. You will need also bite analysis to see if cosmetics will be fixed, how is that going to affect the function of your teeth.

What is the way to prevent fungal infections of the mouth?

Due to diabetic condition you will need to do great oral hygiene, and see your dentist more often for preventative maintenance! That will help you immensely. The use of antibiotics READ MORE
Due to diabetic condition you will need to do great oral hygiene, and see your dentist more often for preventative maintenance! That will help you immensely. The use of antibiotics can also cause increase risk of fungal infections.

The crown over my molar cracked. What should I do?

For a cracked crown, you must see your dentist ASAP, especially if you do have pain and discomfort. Avoid biting or drinking hot and cold things. Over-the-counter analgesic can READ MORE
For a cracked crown, you must see your dentist ASAP, especially if you do have pain and discomfort. Avoid biting or drinking hot and cold things. Over-the-counter analgesic can help, or if the tooth did not have a root canal on it, place wax around the periphery of the crown.

What are my options for having a missing tooth replaced?

Missing tooth option is basically: 1- Fixed permanent bridge (if you have adjacent teeth next to missing teeth) 2- Dental implant (if you have enough bone to support an implant) 3- READ MORE
Missing tooth option is basically:

1- Fixed permanent bridge (if you have adjacent teeth next to missing teeth)
2- Dental implant (if you have enough bone to support an implant)
3- Removable fixed denture, flipper for a tooth, or partial denture

Is there any medication to prevent tooth decay?

Once you have decay, the decay will stay unless you place a restoration. If the decay is in the enamel, you can use prescription toothpaste to prevent decay from going further READ MORE
Once you have decay, the decay will stay unless you place a restoration. If the decay is in the enamel, you can use prescription toothpaste to prevent decay from going further in conjunction with proper brushing, flossing, and great oral hygiene. If the decay has passed the enamel and it is into dentin, it is best to restore it with white filling or bonding.

What is the life of a tooth implant?

Tooth implant longevity depends on a variety of factors, such as the quality of the bone, your bite (occlusion), your oral hygiene, the surgeon who placed the implant, and many READ MORE
Tooth implant longevity depends on a variety of factors, such as the quality of the bone, your bite (occlusion), your oral hygiene, the surgeon who placed the implant, and many more. We have seen results where an implant has failed in the first year and some which lasted over 25 years.

What causes mouth lesions and how are they treated?

Mouth lesions can come from direct contact with a virus or bacteria, stress, deficiency in your immune system, unbalanced diet, and many more. It is best to see your dentist first, READ MORE
Mouth lesions can come from direct contact with a virus or bacteria, stress, deficiency in your immune system, unbalanced diet, and many more. It is best to see your dentist first, but in some occasions, you might be referred to a periodontist or an oral surgeon.

Are these crackling sounds in my ear from TMJ?

If you have TMJ issues or TMD, your best bet is to see an expert dentist to find the root cause of it, and then get options of treatment before it gets worse!