Top
10
Doctor insights on: Extremely Sharp Pain In Tooth When Eating Or Drinking Cold

Share
1

1
Extremely sharp pain in tooth when eating or drinking cold?

Extremely sharp pain in tooth when eating or drinking cold?

Most likely a cavity: It seems that you have a cavity. Any damage to the tooth that exposes the interior of the tooth is going to result in the type of pain you have. Even though you can have a cavity and not experience symptoms till later. Possible gum disease exposing the roots or too much pressure on a tooth can also cause pain. Need an examination with xrays for possible hidden issues. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
1,117 doctors shared insights

Tooth Pain (Definition)

Just what it says. Pain may be localized or diffuse, sharp or dull, aching or throbbing. May be from a host of different causes, the most common being infection. It requires immediate treatment, pain indicates the cause has significantly progressed. Please ...Read more


2

2
What does it mean if i get sharp pain in tooth, when eating and drinking?

Needs evaluation: Sharp pain is not a normal response to eating and drinking. Have a local dentist evaluate the tooth for a cavity, fracture, loose filling, or periodontal disease. ...Read more

3

3
When i drink cold water my teeth hurt with a sharp pain and thenn somethimes with hot water i I have went for a check up for cavities nothing came up.

When i drink cold water my teeth hurt with a sharp pain and thenn somethimes with hot water i I have went for a check up for cavities nothing came up.

Sensitive teeth?: Teeth can be sensitive for numerous reasons without there being cavities. Young people often have sensitive teeth as the nerve tissue in their teeth react in an extreme manor after they grow in and are exposed to the environment. Older individuals can have small areas of their root surface exposed and there are more nerve ending in that area. So if no cavities, try a sensitivity toothpaste first. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
4

4
My tooth pain happens when eating or drinking cold things?

My tooth pain happens when eating or drinking cold things?

Yes, that happens: The nerve pain can cause sensitivity to hot or cold liquids or foods such as ice cream. Warm is better, you should see a dentist. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
5

5
What can I do about this sharp pain in tooth when eating after a cavity filling?

What can I do about this sharp pain in tooth when eating after a cavity filling?

See dentist: Bite may require adjusting or filling may need replacement. Sometimes there are areas which do not get fully sealed and replacement is needed. Good luck. Go back for evaluation. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
What could cause sharp pain in tooth after eating a grapefruit?

What could cause sharp pain in tooth after eating a grapefruit?

Tooth decay: If its just cold sensitive it could be decay or root sensitivity. If it goes away quickly it is most likely not too deep and a filling will suffice. If it lingers for more than a minute, it may be more involved. Possibly need a root canal and crown. See a dentist. It won't go away without fixing it. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Wisdom tooth cavity. Burning nerve pain behind tooth. No tooth pain but very sensitive mucosa around tooth. Cold drink brings pain. Is tooth culprit?

Wisdom tooth cavity. Burning nerve pain behind tooth. No tooth pain but very sensitive mucosa around tooth. Cold drink brings pain. Is tooth culprit?

Tooth ache: This pain is most likely related to a possible cavity since you have sensitive to cold fluids. Take ibuprofen for pain and see your dentist asap. You may need antibiotics. You may also apply orajel to the affected tooth. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
8

8
Why am i getting a sharp pain in tooth with a composite filling?

Why am i getting a sharp pain in tooth with a composite filling?

Pain after filling: There are several conditions that may cause sharp and persistent tooth pain after composite filling. It is normal to experience sensitivity after you have recently had a filling. Do not worry, as long as the tooth is gradually improving. Sometimes, the decay could have been too close to the nerve of the tooth and in some cases the tooth will need a root canal therapy to stop the toothache. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
Please help! tooth pain but drinking water helps?

See dentist: If drinking water helps reduce or stop tooth pain, then it's possible that you might need to have a root canal. Call your dentist to have the tooth evaluated. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
Please help! tooth pain only when drinking liquids?

Please help! tooth pain only when drinking liquids?

Cavity ?: Cracked tooth? Cracked filling ? Gum recession ? Had to tell without examining you or your radiographs. Have a local dentist take a look. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers