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University of California at Los Angeles
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You can use various adhesive products that are designed for dentures such as fixodent, poligrip, secure, sea bond, cushion grip, equate and olivafix. They are over the counter products. You can also see your dentist for a Reline of your denture. Hope this helps. READ MORE
Veneers are much more conservative treatment than crowns by removing a lot less tooth structure. Depending on the case, if veneer can be done, it is definitely a better option. READ MORE
With braces, you need to use floss threader. You pass the floss in between the teeth with the threader. It can be difficult for a 11 year old. The easier way will be using a waterpik with the special ortho tip. READ MORE
If you mean that the part of the gum tissue has been receded that the root is exposed, you need to get gum grafting. READ MORE
It all depends on severity of the disease. If there is still enough bone around the tooth and there is no mobility, with the proper treatment, you can. READ MORE
Yes, it does. READ MORE
The only time you need to get a root canal is if the cavity has got to the nerve of the tooth or there is an inflammation or infection with the nerve. As long as the cavity has not reached the nerve, a filling is adequate. READ MORE
The braces don't damage your tooth. Sometimes the area where the brackets are could get decalcified and more prone to get decayed. READ MORE
Antibiotics can temporarily help with the infection, but the source of infection needs to be treated to get rid of the infection. READ MORE
Yes if it is done by a professional and following the proper steps. READ MORE
If the filling is a tooth color filling, you can eat right away. It is always best to wait until anesthesia wears off, so you don't bite yourself. READ MORE
Cold sores are a common viral infection. They are caused by a herpes simplex virus. They can spread from person to person by close contact, such as kissing. Antiviral medications can help cold sores heal quickly. READ MORE
The teeth need to checked by a dentist. Sometimes trauma to the tooth can cause nerve damage which can lead to tooth infection. READ MORE
He needs to see a dentist to get evaluated. A custom made occlusal appliance can prevent damages cause by grinding. READ MORE
There is definitely some gum inflammation around the tooth. There are several reasons for gum inflammation. I suggest you see your dentist to get it evaluated. READ MORE
Electric toothbrushes are good as long as you hold them with the right angle in the right areas. You can get the same result with the manual tooth brush as long as you do it right. READ MORE
The teeth whitening will not have any effect on the filling or the crown. You can do the whitening on your front teeth first to get them to the desire shade, then do the crown on the tooth and match the shade. READ MORE
It depends what the brownish spots are. If it is extrinsic stain due to drinking tea or coffee, polishing with a special material may remove it. Bleaching can also eliminate stains. But if the spots are intrinsic, they won’t come off. READ MORE
You need to go back to see the dentist who performed the root canal and get it evaluated. READ MORE
Yes, any tooth infection can be dangerous for your health, too. You need to see your dentist and treat the source of infection. READ MORE
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What do you attribute your success to?
- Loves her Profession and Great Patient Care
Hobbies / Sports
- Jogging and Working Out
Favorite professional publications
- Green Journal of Dentistry
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