When you chew, do you feel a sharp pain in your tooth? Do cold and hot foods and drinks make you cringe just thinking about them? If so, you may have a fractured tooth. If untreated, a fractured tooth could become infected and lead to tooth loss, so if you suspect that your tooth is […]
Despite that discomfort, people sometimes ignore their toothaches for days on end. However, ignoring a toothache may be detrimental to your oral health.
A toothache seems like a relatively minor problem, until you develop one anyway. Once you are forced to face the lingering pain of a toothache, it can become distracting and frustrating. But what are you to do? Seek dental care? Actually, some toothaches may require treatment as pain is the body’s method of calling attention […]
Sometimes a toothache will pop up out of nowhere. Then, just as quickly, it will disappear, leaving you none the wiser about its cause. Other times a toothache can linger for days on end and can be indicative of a serious problem with your oral health. But if toothaches all feel the same, how can […]
A dental emergency can occur at any time. Luckily Dr. Deborha Staten is here with some tips for dental emergencies.