i know i need a dentist, but i have pain near under my tooth at the gumline when brushing my teeth, can this be more serious than a cavity?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 40 years experience
Probably not: But then again, you do need a dentist. Please make a call for an appointment.
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Addiction Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: the sooner you seek professional evaluation the better. You dont want to make ur situation worse. Until then keep up with your hygiene. Good luck n be well.
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Last updated Apr 18, 2016
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