Tag Archives: Root Canal Treatment

How to fix a decayed and broken tooth?

My premolar on the top right has slowly chipped away over the years and is half gone. It has a cavity but I don’t have any pain. I am not sure if the tooth is savable and if so, how … Continue reading

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How long will an abscess tooth be controlled without medication?

Let’s say I don’t treat an abscess tooth at all. How long will an abscess tooth stay in your gums before I am in serious trouble? Could it take a year before it does damage. Could it take a week … Continue reading

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New filling has resulted in pain

Last month I had a white filling placed along with a ceramic cap on the first molar on the left hand side of my lower jaw. And that is when the trouble started. I’ve been in significant pain ever since. … Continue reading

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Can a fast diagnosis of pain in a tooth be accurate?

I am suffering a lack of confidence in my dentist. Maybe you can tell me whether or not my suspicions are grounded. Part of the problem is that my dentist has the worst chairside manner ever, hands down. I’ve had … Continue reading

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Does an oral surgeon have to pull my tooth?

Two years ago one of my fillings came out and my tooth broke in half. I ignored it for a while, but it just got too painful. I had a root canal treatment done, though I never went back for … Continue reading

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Loose teeth after an assault

I am writing because I pretty embarrassed to have to ask these questions. I live in a small town, and have been going to the same dentist for years and everybody knows everybody. Her receptionist/clerk is a nice woman, but … Continue reading

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If I have an infection in my tooth, is that dangerous?

I don’t know hardly anything about dentistry, but I think a broken tooth is causing me some real problems. Last Friday, one of the teeth in the very back of my mouth broke in to pieces. One piece came out, … Continue reading

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