Help! My molar cracked!! ?

Answer I have cracked teeth before, and they can still do a root canal, or whatever it needs to fix it. You can still save the tooth if you want to. It's better to try to save all your teeth all your li... Read More »

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Is it possible to get braces on a wisdom tooth and a second molar only to close a space where a first molar was removed?

Answer I'm a bit surprised at your question. I can't believe any orthodontist would put braces on a wisdom tooth. Unless you're asking because you want to have this done. Secondly, closing the sp... Read More »

If a dentist recommends that you remove your second molar tooth instead of your wisdom tooth is that a bad choice if the second molar is in very bad condition?

Answer I'd follow the advice of the dentist, since the wisdom tooth can move forward after the second molar is removed.

I have a wiggly (little) second molar?

It's hard to say if you don't know if it's permanent or baby. I don't remember my baby teeth actually hurting when they became loose, so I'm thinking the tooth in question is permanent. Also, I d... Read More »

What can you eat after you get a molar pulled?

My ExperienceI had my rear molar yanked out today Feb 17, 2011 at the dentist's office.I went home and gargled with salt water for about two to three minutes to stop the blood, or coagulate it.Then... Read More »