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Dec
2001

Q&A: Do I need to stop taking Accutane for acne if I need to have a wisdom tooth removed?

I've been taking Accutane for acne 20 mg (.5mg/kg) once a day for 5 weeks . I have since developed an infection around a wisdom tooth, and it looks like it needs to be removed. Should I stop the Accutane, ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Should I be concerned if I continue to have severe pain from teeth extraction and I have daily visits to deal with dry sockets?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 41 year old female. I just recently had 2 impacted lower teeth removed 1 week ago. I have been in pain since that day. on a pain scale of 1-10 , 10 has been everyday since surgery. Returned to ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: How long should I deal with the pain of dry socket after teeth extractions and I have been on medication?

I am a 41 year old female. I just recently had 2 impacted lower teeth removed 1 week ago. I have been in pain since that day. on a pain scale of 1-10 , 10 has been everyday since surgery. Returned to ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: How long after wisdom teeth extraction do I have to wait before I can smoke tobacco or other substance?

IF I HAD MY BOTTOM 2 WISDOM TEETH PULLED, WHEN CAN I SMOKE A CIGERT? HOW LONG AFTER, AND WHEN A DOC SAYS NO SMOKING IS HE REFERING TO ALL SUBSTENCES OR JUST TABBACO? View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: How can I find a dentist that will anesthetize my mentally ill mother to get teeth and root extractions done?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I am my mother's legal guardian. She is mentally ill for over 20+years. Throughout her illness, the medication side affects cause dry mouth. She has maybe three rotted teeth left, and at least 14 ... View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Is there something more I can do to speed up healing and remove numbness after my wisdom teeth extraction?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I recently had all my wisdom teeth removed. My surgon warned me that a nerve may be damaged during extraction. I called my surgon after a few days because I still had numbness in my lip, I asked for more ... View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Is there anything I can do to speed up the healing and stop the numbness after wisdom teeth extraction?

I recently had all my wisdom teeth removed. My surgon warned me that a nerve may be damaged during extraction. I called my surgon after a few days because I still had numbness in my lip, I asked for more ... View full question & answer >>
Mar
2001

Q&A: What should I do if the orthodontists refuses to put in braces unless a orthognathics, jaw surgery or partial glossectomy is done?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com The orthodontist refuses to continue with braces until my daughter has either orthognatic (sp?) surgery on her upper jaw or a partial glossectomy to reduce her tongue size. The surgeon insists on the ... View full question & answer >>
Mar
2001

Q&A: Is it normal for the teeth next to where my wisdom teeth were extracted to hurt when touched?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com THREE WEEKS AGO, I HAD ALL FOUR OF MY WISDOM TEETH EXTRACTED. THEY WERE ALL PULLED, NO STITCHES. MY QUESTION IS THIS: IS IT NORMAL FOR THE TEETH THAT ARE LOCATED BESIDE THE PLACE WHERE THE WISDOM TEETH ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2001

Q&A: What should I do if I have had a migraine headache and sore templates since having three back teeth pulled?

Sameer Puri, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I had two back teeth pulled about 5 weeks ago. I went back and had one tooth pulled on the opposite side, one week ago. My temple was sore and I kept a headache after the first two were pulled. Since ... View full question & answer >>