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Sura Hadad

Dentist

Dr. Sura Hadad is a Dentist practicing in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Dr. Hadad 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.
22 years Experience
Sura Hadad
  • Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Should I have gum pain after getting a tooth pulled?

Yes it is normal it takes time for everything to heal.

How do dental onlays differ from crowns?

Crowns you need to take more tooth structure and covers the tooth more. And it depends on the state of the tooth.

Should I floss after every meal?

It doesn’t hurt to do so.

Will I need anesthesia during root canal?

Better have anesthesia so that you will be more comfortable.

Do toothaches always mean an infection?

No not all mean infection.

What are the best ways to get rid of cankersores?

Just rinse with salt and water and it will take its time. Some creams might help that your dentist has to prescribe.

How long is the recovery for a wisdom tooth extraction?

Every person heals differently. But if you have it on a Friday and weekends are off is the best.

Why does my dental filling keep coming off?

It depends on many reasons. Ask your dentist.

Fear of local anaesthetic allergy

If you had it before and no problems then you shouldn’t worry about it. But your dentist will know your situation better.

Can cola be the cause of discoloration in my teeth?

Yes Cola and coffee can discolour teeth. You can whiten but make sure you don’t drink that stuff right away and follow the instructions.

I have a black stain on my tooth. How can I get it removed?

It depends if it is a cavity or not. It can be filled if it is a cavity and if it is a stain, it can be cleaned by your hygienist.

Will mouthwash erode my teeth enamel?

Too much of anything is not good. Try flossing and brushing more and check with your dentist for gum disease or anything else.

I feel pain and pressure on my gums. What could this be from?

It could be many things. You need a dentist to look at it and diagnose.

What medications are prescribed after a root canal?

It depends on how bad the infection is. So yes you might need antibiotics to help remove all the bacteria from the body.

A huge gap in dental treatment. What should I expect?

Just regular X-rays and a check-up, and then the dentist will give you a treatment plan of what you have.

What happens if I don't go for my root canal?

Root canal treatment is required if you have an infected tooth. So if you don’t get it done the infection will still be there and get bigger.

Is surgery a treatment for TMJ?

There are other methods of treatment for TMJ. Surgery is the last resort.

Is it possible to floss too often?

No. You can do it as much as possible but be gentle.

Is it okay to swallow the gel applied for a mouth ulcer?

A little bit won’t hurt, but always follow the instructions on the bottle.