Root Canals (Endodontic Therapy) Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Jan
2002

Q&A: What options do I have to get better numbing / sedation for oral surgery? OUCH

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I have to have alot of dental work done. Several root canals and fillings, BUT I never seem to get numbed enough. Even after 3 shots or so it still hurts. What other options do I have. I'm tired of ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: What should I do if the pain and infection is back after I had an apioectomy (retrograde root canal treatment)?

I had an apioectomy on 2 front teeth. The infection was up into my cheek and face and behind my nose. The pain and infection is back. What is the next step? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Was my application of veneers abnormal because I had a lot of pain and still have sensitivity to hot & cold?

Debra King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I just had a gum lift and 8 porcelain veneers applied to my teeth. I'm curious about a few things. I heard that the preparation and application of veneers is painless and sometimes unnessesary for ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: What should I do if I have concern about drug allergies and I need extensive dental work done?

I have multi drug anaphylaxis and it is imperative that I receive completely drug and chemical free dental care. I am aware of lasers and electronic devices for some dental procedures. However, I am in ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2000

Q&A: Is it possible to get Osseous surgery, without doing bone grafts, to repair advanced periodontal disease with pockets?

I have been diagnosed with advanced periodontal disease on 4 of my teath all with 7+ mm pockets. My periodontist recomends that I have Osseous Surgery as well as Bone Grafts and says that one procedure ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2000

Q&A: Do I need a crown, root canal or both if I have a cracked tooth but it does not show on the x-ray?

I was recently told (because of pain in a tooth)that I need a crown. I had cavities filled in the same location last week. Should a crown be done before a root canal? The dentist told me that he thought ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2000

Q&A: What would be a good option to replace or cover my rotting teeth and the cost?

Sameer Puri, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I have a severe case of rotting teeth the white part of my teeth are almost gone what would be an options for me and about how much would it cost View full question & answer >>