I'm 19, and I still have a baby tooth...?

Answer I was born without and that tooth you are talking about. The dentist eventually pulled it and now I have a bridge with a fake tooth there. The tooth looks real and no one could ever guess it's fake... Read More »

Top Q&A For: I'm 19, and I still have a baby tooth...

If you have a small cavity in a baby tooth that still has roots on it should you fill the cavity or pull the tooth?

The best thing would be to have a filling put in the tooth. But if the tooth is going to fall out soon, the dentist may recommend pulling it instead. Have it looked at by a dentist and then do what... Read More »

If you had an abscessed tooth removed but you still have swelling and pain where the tooth used to be could the infection still be in the jaw or gums?

Answer That depends on how recently you had the tooth removed. If it was a few days ago, some swelling and pain are normal. But if it's been a week or more, that's not good. Yes, the infection co... Read More »

Why does a molar tooth still hurt two months after a root canal and could the nerve still be in the tooth?

Weird, I had this same problem recently. I had a root canal down and a few months later my tooth started hurting again. I was now going to a different dentist and he took out the filling and the pr... Read More »

If you have a tooth infection and have been taking antibiotics for a day is it normal for it to still be swollen?

Answer Yes, but if it doesn't get better in another two or three days, call your doctor and let them know.