Hi thanks for taking the time to read this. over the years i have not been able to have health or dental insurance. so getting an type of dental work done was almost non existant. at one time i had extreme pain in a few of me teeth. i went to family clinic where dental work could be done on a sliding pay scale. i ended up getting a root canal done on one of my pained teeth. not many months later the cap came off and eventually the tooth broke. i believe that then i had an abcess in this tooth. i got antibiotics and the pain and swelling then went away. this pain will come and go whenever. recently half of the broken tooth came out of my gums. the post and the other half is still there and i had reall bad swelling and minor pain. my stepmother gave me nitrofurantin because that was what she hadn on hand. it seemed to help but i know it wont be long before it comes back. i am wary to go back to the famil clinic because the work the did wasnt very helpful. i know that it has to be extracted along with the last of my wisdom teeth which are now cracked and decaying. is the any tpe of discounted insurance in florida that can help me with these issues and what do i need to do to stop this pain and to save the rest of m teeth. i really dont want to have to get dentures in m twenties or even thirties. is there any help for me? thanks
You can contact your local dental society to see if there any other dentists or dental facilities that may provide affordable or free dental care. If there is a local dental school, sometimes they can provide more affordable dental treatment as well. Have you attempted to get any state coverage of dental care such as Medicaid?
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.