I am an Endodontist ( root canal specialist ) and can answer questions about root canals and their treatment. I cannot diagnose or treat online, but can answer general questions. I have been a specialist for 25 years and am Past President of the Washington State Association of Endodontists.
25 years practicing as a specialist
American Association of Endodonists, Past President Washington State Association of Endodontists.
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Hi Kevin, Unfortunately, I'm not familiar with Dakin's Solution. We use only sodium hypochlorite. I think it is important to disinfect as much as possible in addition to good instrumentation. The only
Hi Kevin...yes, sorry for the confusion. Pretty impossible to "sterilize" the inside of a tooth. Gary Backlund DMD, MSD
Thanks Jason.....since you can chew comfortably, that isn't an explanation for your pain. Chewing sensitivity is a HUGE problem in some root canal treatments. From what you have written, it sounds like
Hi Jason, I'm sorry all this is going on. Before I try to help, I need you to do something and tell me what you feel. Hold your teeth firmly together and slide from side to side. Now, "clack" your teeth
Hi Melina, I'm sorry to hear you're having this problem. It's a little hard to see the apices of the that molar clearly on the x-ray image you sent, but it does appear that one of the roots is failing
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