I had a root canal 3 weeks ago on my #30 lower molar. I now have severe cold sensitivity in this tooth (not adjacent teeth). I have discomfort/pressure in my jaw/side of my face up to my ear and have hissing in my ear. What's going on here? Do I have an infection or other issue that needs treatme..
Is there an expected lifetime of a root filling (root canal treatment)? Do you know of any studies of root fillings that go 20 years or more?
Are there circumstances where you would recommend an implant rather than root canal treatment?..
Three months ago I had a deep amalgam filling on the large molar changed to a resin one. There is now a fistula on the gum and the xray shows a small dark area around the root tip. There is no pain, no heat sensitivity and no discoloration. At about the time this fistula appeared root canal..
Hi. I’m in need of some dental advice. I live in a medium-sized town in Thailand (not a major city like Bangkok or a bigger town like Chiangmai). Due to an infection in a 2nd premolar tooth (lower left side), the dentist decided to do a root canal. The root canal was completed and a temporary f..
I had root canals done on my 2 upper incisors years ago, front tooth & the one next to it. Neither teeth were ever crowned. Have had no problems in all these years. I went in for a cleaning about a month ago, & the new, very young dentist, noticed a recession of the gum on my canine tooth & a hole..
Hi! Two years ago I had a root canal done on an upper (molar?) tooth. They never put a crown on it and recommended against it simply because they said the tooth was too fragile and that the root canal had been too extensive for that. One year ago I chipped part of the tooth and they ground it down..
Part of my molar (3) has broken off where a large filling was located. The base of the tooth is intact. About 25-30% of the side of the molar is gone.My dentist says a new filling would not hold so I need to have it extracted. She would not remove it, as I take warfarin for Afib and wants me to see..
Had dental filling of left lower molar two weeks ago. Dentist had an extremely difficult time numbing me never got it fully numb. Hit live nerve while filling tooth. Two days later face swelled and severe pain followed. Saw dentist 4 days later filed down filling and placed me on antibiotics and pa..
Hi, I had a hard trauma to my upper front tooth eight years ago. I left it untreated and ended up with a cyst. About 1 year later I've had a surgery and it was removed. Never had any trouble with it up until few months ago. Now, in the place where the cyst was (just above my upper right front tooth..
My mother has been dealing with severe tooth pain because of an abscesses tooth she knows it needs a root canal but we do not have the money....she woke up this morning with her face extremely swollen is there anything that will help relieve the pain or swelling? She also went to her doctor yesterd..
My back molar has a crater in the middle deep in the middle cold and hot getting hard to take the sensitivity is at about on a scale on 1 to ten 8 or 9 if I use a toothpick to clean the food out it hits right in them middle at the bottom and pain is a 12 l3 I no something needs to be done don't no..
Hello Dr. I am going through the RCT for my tooth it is the second last tooth on right upper jaw.
4 visits are done and nerve filling is completed
I am facing severe pain in my tooth since 4 days and Dr has suggested to have Ketrol DT when ever ther is pain
I have been taking 1 tablet each in mor..
Does a periapical radiolucency remain 4 weeks after a root canal?..
Hi! I got a root canal treatment started today. It was extracted and filled with medicine, with a temporary filling fitted. But I can't bite down, the fillling is just too much and it feels like I'll break the tooth. There's so much filling I can't bite down with the opposite side either. Are tempo..
There is pain in my teeth from last 3 days after doctor did a root kanal and take a measurement of the teeth after change the shape of teeth for placing a cap on it.But the prob is there is so much pain in my teeth so doctor told me to take a pain killer 3 times a day. When i m not taking a painkil..
I had a root canal done a couple of years ago and I never went back for the crown . Yesterday I woke up with an infection in my mouth . It was swollen around my neck on the same side as tooth and the gum area around tooth . It's the back tooth on the right side . I was told to go to ER by my dentis..
A root canal had been performed on my front tooth. The dentists just drilled a smmall hole in the teeth and removed the affected pulm and later filled that hole with filling of white cement.
He now suggests to perform capping which means making the original tooth smaller and adding a new teeth for..
I had a three unit bridge work done on my front teeth. The doctor said I don't need RCT on my canaine tooth. After 1.6 years later a portion of Proclin from metal cheaped out of it in the process of its removal and now I have to replace it with a new bridge.
Today, my dentist is trying to place th..
I had a cavity next to a tooth that I was getting an implant on. Before putting on the crown on the implant, my dentist filled the cavity with composite filling and cemented the implant crown in place with a "temporary" cement. Anyway, the filling came out about a year later, he refilled it a few..
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