Q: Is there any way I can get rid of gum disease without a root canal or buying products? A: A root canal is different than gum disease treatments. Think of the inside of the tooth as lead in a pencil. The lead has to be removed because of infection in the nerve of the
Get rid of gum disease without a root canal or buying products?
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Q: I had a root canal done and it seems the artificial tooth isn’t fitting properly to my gum. Would it be detrimental to my gum? I know it’s not fitted correctly or the artificial tooth isn’t shaped correctly because whenever I chew on something, my gum starts to ache. After taking couple of aspirin,
Q: I already had a root canal done. Several months later, I had an x-ray done and there was a small gap between my permanent crown and my gum. And whenever I finish eating, I must floss to get the food out between the space, or it feels very uncomfortable. If I leave it alone,
Q: My gums have receded a little after extraction followed by gum grafting (eye tooth). Is this normal? Now I have spacing between the temporary tooth and gums. A: It is not uncommon after extractions to have the gum shrink. We routinely bone graft, laser, and soft tissue augment to avoid this result. You can
Q: My son has three frenulums on his upper gum. One in the middle attached between his front teeth, and one on each side of his upper gums. When he was four months old, the frenulum under his tongue was clipped, but I never noticed these other ones before. Are they normal? A: Frenums are