Toothache describes pain in and around the teeth and jaws. Generally, the pain may be sharp and come and go (as a response to hot or cold temperatures, for example), or it may appear as a dull, ongoing ache.
If you’re suffering from toothache, call Emergency Dentist London now on 02031 376 356. We’ll give you the next available emergency appointment to relieve your pain and restore your oral health.
Toothache occurs when the pulp chamber - the center of the tooth made up of living tissue - becomes infected and inflamed, as a result of:
In some cases of toothache, the dental pulp may be healthy, but pain can still be caused by:
If your toothache lasts more than two days, please book an appointment with Emergency Dentist in London. Your dentist will examine your mouth and possibly take X-rays to determine the cause of your toothache.
Keep your teeth and gums healthy by brushing and flossing your teeth regularly. It’s also important to visit your dentist for checkups.
If you need urgent treatment for a toothache in London, please call us now on 02031 376 356.