I have a cavity in my molar, never been to the dentist?

Answer I've had 7 teeth taken out before. I'm 11 years old, and I've also had 9 cavities. Trust me I am deathly afraid of needles, and I got one on the roof of my mouth for extractions last month. It does... Read More »

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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.

Should you pull a first molar if it has a large cavity?

it depends how deep is your cavity .if the cavity is under your gum there are few chance to keep it because to do a root canal or put a crown is necessary remove all cavity and is contraindicated i... Read More »

Could any one with experience help me please I went to a Dentist for cleaning and he said one of my molar?

okay, here's speaking from personal experience -- straight from the horse's mouth ;-))have had 2 root canals done - one for decay & one for fractured tooth. and one wisdom tooth that my dentist has... Read More »

Why would a dentist want to do a root canal on a 4-y/o's molar?

It is very common for baby teeth that have large cavities. That tooth is supposed to stay until he is about 11. If you pull the tooth the back teeth will drift forward. If they do, then there is... Read More »