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Suffering from tooth ache while having cold food - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I m 26 yrs from Bangalore and I am Single.
User :   I have a dental problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have a tooth cavity recently found on my upper lest jaw
Doctor :   ok
User :   and I has done root canal for my lower teeth
Doctor :   ok
User :   one left and one right
Doctor :   ok
User :   but i didn't do the cap for my tooth
Doctor :   ok
User :   i mean i didn't ask the dentist for the caps
User :   and its been almost 3 yrs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you should get them done
User :   last yr i went to a dentist and she told me that i need gums cleaning
Doctor :   as it will give better support to them
User :   ya and she also told me to do the cps
Doctor :   and prevent further problems in the future
User :   ok but i just want to know why do i feel pain on the left tooth which was been done with root canal when i chew hard food or i drick cold water?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   there could be several reasons like weakness, inefection
User :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you get that checked up with a dentist
User :   so if i go for the caps will it be a painful treatment?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   not painful
User :   because the root canal was almost unbearable for me
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it wont be as pain ful as root canal
User :   so what the dentist will do? is he going to redrill my tooth again?
Doctor :   also i suggest that you take a Tab . Combiflam twice daily after food for temporary relief of pain
Doctor :   meanwhile get it checked up with a dentist
User :   ok
Doctor :   use a soft tooth brush
Doctor :   and brush gently twice a day
User :   ok
Doctor :   use tab. Limcee for 15 days
Doctor :   vitamin c 1 tab per day
User :   actually i was using my old brus but when i bought a new one, after using it my gums started to bleed
Doctor :   please confirm your details
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes
Doctor :   use soft bristled ones
User :   why my teeth r so weak?
User :   i hv been having tooth problem since i was 15
Doctor :   it could be due to infection
Doctor :   i suggest that you clean properly after
Doctor :   each meal
User :   till now i hav done fillup for many times
User :   and in my teenage i had one tooth removed
Doctor :   and take adequate vitamin c as tablets or in the form of citrus fruits
Doctor :   avoid fluoridated toothpastes
Doctor :   rather use herbal ones
User :   ok
Doctor :   ok
User :   so can i visit that hospital for my treatment or is there any other better clinic in Bnaglore?
Doctor :   You can use the search a doctor/hospital feature on our homepage to find a doctor in your area.
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   and i just wanted to know is it good for dental treatment?
Doctor :   yes any hospital is good
User :   you mean that i don't need any experienced doctors for my cure?
Doctor :   the treatment for root canal and caries is the same every where
Doctor :   the same medicines are given and the same procedures will be employed
User :   Why i m asking u this is because i feel like dental treatment is like an art and more the doctor is exp more the work is done perfectly!
Doctor :   only the cost may slightly vary from place to place
Doctor :   dental treatment only varies in the case of serious surgeries like maxillo-facial surgeries
Doctor :   and that too very slightly
User :   ok fine then
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   as it is a regular check up
Doctor :   rather than any procedure right now in your caes
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   why i m going to get my caps done
Doctor :   ok
User :   that won;t b a regular checkup
Doctor :   even cap fixing is a relatively simple procedure
User :   ok i m taking ur word doctor!
Doctor :   i advice you to go to a maxillofacial surgeon
Doctor :   if you are doubtful
Doctor :   that would help you
User :   and where do i find him?
Doctor :   You can use the searchon our homepage
Doctor :   to find a doctor in your area.
User :   ok but is he different from a dentist?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   there are several types of dnetists
Doctor :   orthodontists
Doctor :   prosthodontista
Doctor :   prosthodontists
User :   and why u want me to visit him becauz till now i hav been only visiting dentist for my dental problems
Doctor :   and maxillofacial surgeons
User :   ok i got it
Doctor :   if you are in doubt as i said
User :   so what exactly maxillofacial surdeons do?
Doctor :   anything else?
User :   can i find a maxillofacial surgeons in hospitals
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
User :   how can i do that?
Doctor :   we will call you today or tomorrow
User :   can u guggest me any good dental clinic here in Bangalore?
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   where do you reside?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   We will get back to you soon
User :   but when?
Doctor :   today or tomorrow
User :   can u email me the details?
Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   yes but sometimes my phones gets buys
User :   i mean busy
Doctor :   ok
User :   thats why its better u email me
Doctor :   if we cant reach you on phone we will mail you
User :   ok thats fine
Doctor :   we can fix an appointment if you wish
User :   ok but i want experienced doctors
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   we will try
Doctor :   anything else?
Doctor :   i mean that is upto you
User :   ok fine then do at ur best!
User :   thanks for ur help doctor!
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service

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