Toothaches are a common dental problem, and usually occur as a result of another dental problem, such as cavities, cracked teeth, gum disease, or exposed tooth roots. Dr. Jesse Taylor offers treatments for toothaches to relieve your discomfort and help you regain your oral health. Give us a call today at 903-572-4141 to learn more about toothache treatments in Mount Pleasant, Texas, and to make your appointment with our dentist at The Mount Pleasant Dentist.
Toothache pain may stem from your tooth, the area surrounding a tooth, or the jawline area near a particular tooth. On occasion, your toothache may even occur from a point with in the jaw joint or as a result of another medical condition. Medical conditions that may cause tooth pain include ear infections, sinus infections, and heart attacks.
When you visit our office, we will capture images of your teeth and supporting structures using dental X-rays. These images will then be used to diagnose the source of your pain so that we can provide an effective treatment.
If you have a toothache and notice that you have developed other symptoms as well, please inform our dentist and team. These symptoms include:
- Red, swollen, or tender gums
- Gums that bleed easily
- Gums that are pulling away from your teeth
- Chronic bad breath
- A bad taste that lingers in your mouth
- Loose teeth
- Misaligned teeth
- Increased tooth sensitivity
- Pain when biting, chewing, or brushing
We strongly encourage you to make and keep regular dental appointments, as this will help keep your mouth in good health and prevent toothaches and other dental problems.
If you have any questions about toothaches and to schedule an appointment at The Mount Pleasant Dentist, please contact our office today.