A member asked:

My left ear, the left side of my throat, and the back-lower gums in the left side of my mouth all hurt, especially when swallowing. what do i do?

5 doctors weighed in across 3 answers
Dr. Yash Khanna answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Ear and throat hurt: You may have a bacterial or a viral infection.In any case you should see your doctor as you may or may not need antibiotics, depending what is causing it.

Answered 12/17/2014


Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered

Specializes in Dentistry

See DDS and MD: Could be your wisdom tooth, could be something else. You need to be physically examined for a diagnosis.

Answered 3/9/2013


Dr. Alex Shvartsman answered

Specializes in Cosmetic Dentistry

Many things: It could be a number of things. Infected wisdom tooth, strep throat, canker cores, or primary herpatic gingivostomatitis come to mind.

Answered 1/21/2013



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