Your overall health and wellness begins in your mouth, so when you get a toothache it is your teeth and gums in a plea for attention. Often constant throbbing pain that makes toothaches especially unbearable, is caused by inflammation in the pulp of the tooth (also known as the inside of the tooth). The pulp of each tooth contains nerve endings that are highly sensitive to pain.
Having a toothache is painful and the signs are obvious, symptoms may include:
Dental causes of a toothache may be related to your teeth, gums or jaw. The most common causes of toothaches are:
If you have a toothache, talk to your Maven dentist.
Book an appointment to see a dentist as soon as possible if:
If you’re experiencing pain and need emergency dental care, call us and we’ll get you in fast for an emergency appointment.
Learn more about some possible treatment options with your local Maven Dental practice. We recommend you book an appointment with a dentist to further discuss, so they can provide expert advice on getting your mouth on track.