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Dr. Raymond A. Mascolo

Dentist

Dr. Raymond Mascolo is a Dentist practicing in East Northport, New York. Dr. Mascolo 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. Raymond A. Mascolo
  • East Northport, New York
  • Georgetown University
  • Accepting new patients

#2 tooth with deep cavity - why infected after filling?

Cannot give a diagnosis without a radiograph. However, it could be a sinus problem.

Can cavities in one tooth affect other teeth as well?

Both could be possible. Diagnosis cannot be made over the internet.

What is the treatment suggested for treating dental plaque and soreness in the gums?

You can try brushing your tongue. Plaque builds up every 24 hours and can be removed by brushing and flossing. Tartar needs to be removed by a dentist or hygienist to prevent periodontal READ MORE
You can try brushing your tongue. Plaque builds up every 24 hours and can be removed by brushing and flossing. Tartar needs to be removed by a dentist or hygienist to prevent periodontal disease.

What if only one tooth is crooked?

you always need to see radiographs and do a clinical exam