German Arzate Complaints: A Dentist can’t really be a dentist if he has never had a toothache (Part 2)

German Arzate Complaints: A Dentist can’t really be a dentist if he has never had a toothache (Part 2)

If you are going to see a dentist, ask him or her if they have ever had a toothache, if they say no, think about it as they may not understand what you are going through. If that dentist has never had anything major done on his teeth or had a tooth pulled, never felt […]

German Arzate Complaints: Does it hurt to have an implant installed?

German Arzate Complaints: Does it hurt to have an implant installed?

Setting an implant is a lot simpler than most people would think. When we set an implant it’s basically the same technique as when we do an extraction only it hurts a lot less to do an implant. The reason for this is that when we pull a tooth there is still the periodontal ligament […]

German Arzate Complaints: What happens if we leave a high spot in a dental restoration?

German Arzate Complaints: What happens if we leave a high spot in a dental restoration?

The mouth is made up of molars, premolars, canines, and central incisors. Each are shaped differently, have a distinct anatomy and function. The incisors are for cutting, the canines for tearing, the premolars for stability and the molars for chewing. So let’s say we put a crown or resin on an anterior tooth and we […]

German Arzate complaints post: A Dentist can’t really be a dentist if he has never had a toothache (Part 1)

German Arzate complaints post: A Dentist can’t really be a dentist if he has never had a toothache (Part 1)

In the last 25 years I have had many people in pain come to my clinic. I have seen pain, I have heard pain, and I have seen tears cried over pain. I have received phone calls in the middle of night because of pain, I have learned a lot about pain, but when I […]

German Arzate complaint about Snap in Dentures

German Arzate complaint about Snap in Dentures

Today this German Arzate complaint post will be all about Snap in Dentures. I’ve seen patients for a long time more that 25 years, with a distraught mouth, well they coming for a solution but sometimes be difficult for patients to understand that we have distraught teeth,  swollen gums and it’s normal to have some pain. […]