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Dr. Gregory LaMorte

Dentist

Dr. Gregory LaMorte is a Dentist practicing in South Orange, NJ. Dr. LaMorte specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and conditions associated with the mouth and overall dental health. Dentists are trained to carry out such treatment as professional cleaning, restorative, prosthodontic, and endodontic procedures, and performing examinations, among many others.
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
  • South Orange, New Jersey
  • New York University
  • Accepting new patients

After my oral surgery I got mouth sores. What could cause this?

Your surgeon needs to see the sores. They could be from pressure on you oral tissue or could be a virus. The pressure sores are a side effect of the procedure. A preexisting READ MORE
Your surgeon needs to see the sores. They could be from pressure on you oral tissue or could be a virus. The pressure sores are a side effect of the procedure.
A preexisting virus could have been activated due to the trauma of the procedure.

Can I give my child Tylenol for a toothache?

DO NOT GIVE HER MORE THAN directed on the bottle. It might be better to give her ibuprofen,

What causes tooth abscess?

Tooth abscesses are caused by germs. Unfortunately, they happen without warning usually and you cannot predict or prevent them.

Does a root canal take longer to heal for a diabetic?

Yes. If you heal slowly. The root canal healing may be the same.