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Why Do My Gums Hurt?

04/15/2021 22 Views

If you are searching for answers to the question, why do my gums hurt? You are among the millions of Americans fighting this issue. Your gums may hurt due to soreness which can aggravate while brushing or flossing. Sometimes, sore gums may even bleed while you are up with your hygiene routine. But because the … Continue reading “Why Do My Gums Hurt?”

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How Many Teeth Do Adults Have

03/30/2021 52 Views

Do you know how many teeth adults have? Nearly all adults have the same number of teeth, but it may vary due to removal or damage. Teeth play an important role in your digestion and bone structure. The tooth consists of three layers: pulp, dentin, and enamel. Enamel: The outside layer of your teeth is … Continue reading “How Many Teeth Do Adults Have”

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Tooth Hurts When I Bite Down: What Are The Reasons?

03/15/2021 132 Views

Dentists daily encounter patients that say, “My tooth hurts when I bite down.” If you are one of them, this article will be the best piece of information you would have read so far! There are several factors that that result in tooth pain when biting down. Learning about the warning signs will make you … Continue reading “Tooth Hurts When I Bite Down: What Are The Reasons?”

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Toothaches Causing Headaches

02/28/2021 116 Views

When you suffer from toothache and headache simultaneously, it’s natural to wonder if they’re inter-related. It may be possible that your toothache is triggering the headache, or this painful combination might be an indication of an underlying health issue. Let’s have a more in-depth look into a toothache causing headache scenarios and see what this … Continue reading “Toothaches Causing Headaches”

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Tooth Pain From Sinus Infection

02/15/2021 241 Views

A leading cause of tooth pain can be a sinus infection or sinusitis (sinus inflammation). Sinusitis is a condition that occurs when a person experiences swelling and inflammation in the tissue that is lining the sinuses. Tooth pain from a sinus infection is felt in the upper back teeth. The toothache is caused due to … Continue reading “Tooth Pain From Sinus Infection”

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How To Prevent Dry Socket

01/30/2021 191 Views

When a tooth is extracted, a blood clot develops on the empty socket area to heal the surgery site. For a successful recovery, the clot must remain intact. Sometimes, the clot can become dislodged due to varying reasons, giving you a severely painful condition called dry socket. A dry socket can cause immense discomfort; therefore, … Continue reading “How To Prevent Dry Socket”

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Symptoms Of Tooth Infection Spreading To Body

01/15/2021 261 Views

There are several causes of tooth infections. They can take mild or severe forms. When the cavity enlarges, it can even reach deeper into the tooth, allowing bacteria to affect the nerves and cause a dental infection. The leading cause of tooth infection is poor dental hygiene that gives harmful bacteria a free hand to … Continue reading “Symptoms Of Tooth Infection Spreading To Body”

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How Long Do You Have To Wait To Get Dentures After Teeth Are Pulled?

12/30/2020 268 Views

A patient wears a denture after the teeth extraction. Though many patients prefer to wear dentures immediately after having their teeth pulled, many are afraid of full-time commitment. Putting permanent dentures in the mouth right after a tooth extraction is not possible, and you’ll have to wait for some time before getting a set of … Continue reading “How Long Do You Have To Wait To Get Dentures After Teeth Are Pulled?”

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Can You Pop A Canker Sore?

12/15/2020 681 Views

Canker sores are small painful lumps that can grow on the lips or inside the mouth. These tiny swellings contain a mixture of WBCs (white blood cells) and bacteria, and some other fluids and look like white-yellowish cysts with a red border. Anyone with canker sores can feel embarrassed, especially if they are dating, and … Continue reading “Can You Pop A Canker Sore?”

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What Are The Different Types Of Braces?

11/30/2020 276 Views

Different types of braces are suggested to promote your teeth’ alignment, such as metal braces, ceramic braces, Invisalign, and lingual braces. Different braces are recommended to different individuals as all the types of braces come with several advantages and disadvantages. Read further to know all the kinds of braces and their benefits/ drawbacks, to decide … Continue reading “What Are The Different Types Of Braces?”

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