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How late is too late for teeth to fall out?

I took my 14-year-old kid to the dentist for a check-up, and it turns out that her upper baby canines have never fallen out. Uh, now what? [more inside]
posted by Andrhia on Jul 12, 2016 - 31 answers

Teeth extraction woes

My boyfriend is getting 7 teeth extracted tomorrow and a temporary denture placed at the same time. He's afraid of the dentist and had been a real champ about getting this set up, but now he's completely freaking out. He seems to think they will only be giving him novacaine shots and no pain medication. I don't know enough about this procedure to give him guidance. [more inside]
posted by pintapicasso on Jan 14, 2016 - 23 answers

Can I see an oral surgeon about wisdom teeth before deep cleaning?

Do I need to get my teeth deep cleaned before seeing the oral surgeon? [more inside]
posted by Danila on Nov 19, 2013 - 12 answers

Doctor Doctor Pull Me A Tooth

Do Oral/Maxillofacial Surgeons require medical degrees (Relevant undergraduate + med school + residency) like, for lack of a better term, "real" surgeons? [more inside]
posted by tehloki on Oct 2, 2012 - 6 answers

Words for Wisdoms

I am having my top two wisdom teeth out on wednesday without general or "twilight" anesthesia. What should I expect? [more inside]
posted by arveale on Jul 20, 2011 - 26 answers

Oral Surgeons and dentists, what's the difference?

What are the differences between an oral surgeon and a dentist? Can either one tend to both jaw pains and general dentistry? [more inside]
posted by Muu on Sep 10, 2008 - 6 answers

Dentist/Oral surgeon recommendations in the Buffalo area?

I need to get my wisdom teeth out this year. Can you recommend me a good dentist/oral surgeon/whatever somewhere in Western New York? [more inside]
posted by Verdandi on Jan 4, 2008 - 2 answers

Mommy, can I eat yet??

How soon after very minor oral surgery can I go back to eating normally? [more inside]
posted by echo0720 on Feb 27, 2007 - 8 answers

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