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Inflammation of gums, did X-ray. Will it get cured by GUM surgery? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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Doctor:Hi Dr XXXXXXX here
User:how are you
Doctor:I am fine Thakyou
Doctor:Please proceed with the query.
User:I just want to know about the GUM surgery
Doctor:Please proceed
User:last week i went for a consulttion, and they told me to do a GUm surgery
User:it's because of the born loss i got this problem
User:could you please advice me
Doctor:you did not have since birth?
User:they took my teeth x-ray and told me you need to go for the surgery
Doctor:What problems are you facing
Doctor:any infection
Doctor:inflammation of gums
User:inflammation of gums that's word they used
User:is it neccessary to go for the surgery
Doctor:Normally you need antibiotic coverage
Doctor:If still it does not get cured or you have too much infection which is spreading then only they advice
Doctor:They might be planning a graft
User:and they told me that i need under go for 4 sessions, and first session they done something in the my lower teeth, and ask me to come for next week
Doctor:May o know if the infection is extensive or not
Doctor:Your age?And from how long is this infection present
User:i'm not feeling any infections, i just went for the enquiry for the teeth cliping
Doctor:Which area are you from
User:they told me to do an x-ray, and tooth cleaning, then after they told me to come for the consultation
User:i'm from XXXXXXX, stying in XXXXXXX
Doctor:So you mean to say you only went for teeth clipping and they told you to go to surgery
Doctor:and you feel there is no inflammation or swelling or infection according to you
User:yes, after seeing my teeth x-ray they told me
Doctor:How are your gums>
User:but badly i went for one sitting also,
Doctor:Is there any swelling there
User:they gave tables also
Doctor:Can you see any sort of swelling in your gums
User:because of the stiching i'm getting little bit pain
Doctor:I suggest you go to a different dentist for a different opinion, because if you do not have any symptoms,surgery is not necesary
User:but i'm not at all convinced the consultation, but badly i wnr for the surgery
Doctor:Also, if you require i can send you a different doctors address
User:i'm having the stich in my teeth? how should i need to remove?
Doctor:Because you will be needed to undergo examination by a specialist before undergoing such surgery
Doctor:Do not worry, dentists can remove that.
User:he introduce him self as a specialist
Doctor:Send me your contact number
Doctor:ok, may i know his name?
User:i went hosmat, he is consultant ot recollecting his name
User:i'll try to find out and will update you
Doctor:Ok, pls send me your phone number, so our team can send you the information
User:sure, 0000 , right now i'm not having the mobile with me
User:normally how much they charge for the surgery
Doctor:ok they will call you tomorrow
Doctor:It depends on whether there is inflammation or not, and the extent of it.
User:is the surgery wll prevent he born loss?
Doctor:yes, it will
User:i need to consult another doctor is it?
Doctor:yes we will send the details of the best doctor available to you
Doctor:so do not worry
User:ok thats sounds good for me
User:thank you so much for your valuable suggestion
Doctor:You are welcome
Doctor:Kindly login for further queries.
User:this is very much usefull,
Doctor:ok.Thank you
User:ya sure Doctor
Doctor:have a good day
User:same to you
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