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Dry Socket: not a pretty sight

Dry Socket: not a pretty sight

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

Under normal circumstances, after a tooth is extracted (taken out), a blood clot forms and the healing process begins. But, in a small percentage of people (3-5%), the blood clot doesn’t stay in the socket…it actually comes out. This usually … Continue reading

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Hopeless Teeth…knowing when to call it quits

Hopeless Teeth…knowing when to call it quits

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

Have you ever heard of a tear-down?  It’s basically a house that you ‘tear’ down because it’s not worth saving…this is known as ‘land value’ only. This concept applies to matters of the mouth as well. Sometimes a patient will … Continue reading

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