Category: Toothache

Why Cavities Scare You (But Don’t Need To)! 

Would you say that when you’re thinking about a visit to see our Southlake, TX team for your dental checkup and cleaning, there’s a part of you that feels overwhelmed because you’re so concerned we may discover a cavity? While it’s certainly much nicer to head home with a clean bill of smile health and… Read more »

Your Toothache: Questions We Love To Answer!

Uh oh! You have a toothache, it’s not a fleeting sensation, and you now have to do something about it. On one hand, you think if you just pretend everything is okay, that pain will magically resolve on its own. However, on the other hand, you know perfectly well that persistent discomfort means something isn’t… Read more »

Please Help! My Teeth Hurt!

When your teeth hurt, it is usually a sign that you require professional dental care for your oral health. Does it always mean that something is wrong and that you will require treatment? Not necessarily! However, is there a good chance that this might be the case? Of course, which is why we encourage you… Read more »

Tooth Pain: Remember, It Could Be So Many Things

When you experience tooth pain, you may immediately assume it’s something in particular. However, what you may not realize is that when you attempt to self-diagnose, you are up against the fact that toothaches and general discomfort can point to a very long list of possible problems. As a result, it’s best to let our… Read more »

Quizzing You On Toothaches

One second, your smile feels perfectly fine. The next, a toothache is causing you some discomfort. Whether it’s mild or severe, do you know how you should be responding to this occurrence? How about possible reasons for the pain? Do you know why the discomfort has arisen? Our quiz will shed some light on how… Read more »

I Think I Have A Cavity. Now What?

All it takes is one single zing of pain or sensitivity for you to think to yourself, “I think I have a cavity!” While we understand that panic and upset can ensue, we encourage you to do your best to work through those emotions and to then take a very logical approach. Your tooth is… Read more »

Toothaches: Is It An Emergency?

When you find yourself in the midst of an uncomfortable toothache, you may end up on the fence as you decide how to proceed. Do you contact us for an emergency dental visit? Or, do you do your best to treat your tooth, stay calm, and relax until a regularly scheduled dental visit? While the… Read more »

Common Causes and Symptoms of a Toothache

While you probably do everything you can to prevent dental problems, there still may be a chance that you experience a toothache at some point. In many cases, tooth pain resolves on its own in a fairly quick manner; but sometimes the discomfort can be severe, resulting in an emergency office visit to determine the… Read more »

How to Tell if You Need Root Canal Therapy

Dental health sometimes requires a bit of detective work. If your tooth hurts, then an examination could tell you why. If your teeth need treatment, then further investigation can determine how severe your condition is, and which restorative treatment options are appropriate. Sometimes, you can play your own dental detective, and gauge whether or not… Read more »

Find Out Why Your Teeth Are Sensitive

Have you ever had a toothache? If so, did you consider it a minor nuisance, or a debilitating condition that must be dealt with immediately? As the name suggests, a toothache describes a painful tooth, but it could have a number of possible causes and can manifest in varying degrees of severity. Your Southlake dentists,… Read more »