It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Dental Health Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-02-2006, 08:46 PM   #1
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 53
CK40CK HB User
What happens when your bite is off?

Just wondering if anyone else has ever had this problem. Long story short. About 2 years ago I had a crown on one of my upper left teeth. Ever since my dentist and I have had problems adjusting my bite so that of course my teeth will touch when I bite down. Lately though I have had excrutiating pain in my left jaw it will swell every other day and it aches. I had periodontal issues as well so my insurance was all used up by July of 2005. So i went to the root canal dentist he says that crown must be redone? And the tooth beside it needs a rootcanal too. This is quite expensive. Is there any other alternative to re-doing that crown. Any suggestions or advice are appreciated. Did I mention that my regular dentist did the crown and the root canal dentist was not impresssed with this person's work? I don't know what to do HELP!! I just can't believe I have to have a whole new crown put on the original crown? I am afraid that my dentist is incompetent. What a bummer. I am really tired of all of these dental issues. I do take care of my teeth I am really discouraged. I have also started taking more Vitamin C and Calcium with D thinking maybe it will help my teeth and gums.

Thanks CK

Last edited by CK40CK; 01-02-2006 at 08:48 PM.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
So many health problems... What's wrong with me!? LdyNY General Health 10 06-22-2008 08:01 PM
What does a tomogram show? luvtocamp Bone Disorders 371 05-12-2008 03:44 PM
What is my dentists problem? RANT TCrockett TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint 5 03-31-2008 10:18 AM
What is wrong with me?? Caiterz General Health 13 11-04-2007 06:11 AM
what can I expect? BarbaraH Lyme Disease 20 06-09-2007 08:50 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



Gellia (58), slenderella (25), riptoff (15), janewhite1 (13), Elizabetho (12), Sandybeech (11), Titchou (10), armywife2007 (7), tanyasue (7), WW2ER (7)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1006), Apollo123 (906), Titchou (850), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (755), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:04 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!