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Doctor insights on: Front Tooth Pain Causes

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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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


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Can an impacted lower left wisdom tooth cause pain? Also can you feel the wisdom tooth pain in lower front jaw? Under front bottom teeth?

Can an impacted lower left wisdom tooth cause pain? Also can you feel the wisdom tooth pain in lower front jaw? Under front bottom teeth?

Impacted wisdom toot: An impacted lower wisdom tooth can effect the nerve and cause pain radiating down your jaw to the front teeth. Get this checked out by an oral surgeon ASAP. ...Read more

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Waht cause tooth pain?

Waht  cause tooth pain?

Many things...: Lots of different things can cause tooth pain, and the remedies are specific. You really need to determine the cause and correct it rather than miserably trying one mediocre intervention after another. Fortunately many solutions are both quick and simple. See your dentist and be well :). ...Read more

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What causes my tooth pain to go away?

What causes my tooth pain to go away?

See your dentist: Tooth pain comes in many forms. Your dentist can determine the nature of the pain and then treat it effectively. Advil (ibuprofen) is best until you get an appointment. ...Read more

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Why does bleaching cause tooth pain?

Reasons: Teeth are made up of a hard outer layer(enamel) and a softer layer underneath (dentin). Dentin has nerves and when exposed becomes sensitive. Whitening temporarily makes the enamel more permeable and microscopically exposes the dentin. Also the trays used in whitening can put pressure on the teeth which can cause them to become sore. ...Read more

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Can a pinched nerve cause tooth pain?

Can a pinched nerve cause tooth pain?

No,Nerve impingement: can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. This condition must be professionally managed. See an interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. See your dentist for tooth pain. ...Read more

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What can cause tooth pain if there seems to be no decay?

What can cause tooth pain if there seems to be no decay?

Many reasons: Tooth pain can come from trauma, grinding your teeth, decay that is not visible, or even nerve damage. Best to see a dentist to have it evaluated. ...Read more

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What can cause wisdom tooth pain?

A few causes: Infection, pressure from eruption, tooth decay, cyst associated with wisdom tooth. See the wisdom tooth expert - oral surgeon. For best results with wisdom teeth, make sure you are evaluated and treated by a board certified oral & maxillofacial surgeon. ...Read more

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What causes tooth pain in both upper and lower teeth?

What causes tooth pain in both upper and lower teeth?

Examination: Require complete clinical and radiographic imaging examination to accurately diagnose the problem. However in the absence of obvious decay or abscess or periodontal (gum) disease, the most likely cause is clenching / grinding. Typically this is caused by stress and is termed a parafunctional habit. Important to see your Dentist for evaluation , diagnosis and appropriate treatment. Good Luck. ...Read more

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What can cause tooth pain if the dentist says nothing is wrong?

What can cause tooth pain if the dentist says nothing is wrong?

Get 2nd opinion: It's hard to answer this question without more information about where the pain is in your mouth: if it's the upper jaw and in the back, it could be sinus related; you might be clenching or grinding your teeth; it could be neck muscles. ...Read more

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What can be done to stop a tooth pain that is caused by a chipped tooth?

Best to see: A dentist to have the problem evaluated, diagnosed and treated. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What can cause jaw and tooth pain?

See your dentist: Any other treatment is a temporary relief. A tooth pain won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, sinus and to other areas of your head and neck. See your dentist ASAP. ...Read more

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Tooth pain and jaw pain, what are some causes?

Many: Many. Infection. injury, cancer or other pathology, clench/grind teeth, jaw joint (TMJ). If you have jaw/tooth pain, see your dentist. ...Read more

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Will the 2013 flu shot cause tooth pain?

Will the 2013 flu shot cause tooth pain?

Irrelevant: There can be many causes for tooth pain, including dental decay, an injury or infection, but a 2013 flu shot is not one of them. ...Read more

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I have lower front tooth pain since the past 3 days. Is this because of sinus or gum recession?

I have lower front tooth pain since the past 3 days. Is this because of sinus or gum recession?

Your pain: Is more than likely associated with gum recession, localized inflammation, exposure of root structure. If its in the lower anterior midline, could also result from a muco-gingival defect, requiring a gum graft and a frenectomy. Seldom does sinus involvement have an effect on lower anterior teeth. Best to bd seen by a dentist. All the best. ...Read more

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Tooth pain front anterior (#26) - electric shock tooth pain -pulse of sort of pain - pain rating : 3 pain last about 1 sec ?

Tooth pain front anterior (#26) 
- electric shock tooth pain 
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- pain rating : 3 
pain last about 1 sec ?

Visit your dentist: Did you have a trauma to your lower anterior jaw area? It sounds like maybe you may have a chip at the edge of the tooth, and you may even have exposed dentin (inside part of tooth under enamel) or even an exposed nerve. If not, you may have tooth abrasion caused by overzealous brushing or even an occlusal issue. Visit your dentist, and he/she can tell you what is going on. ...Read more

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Can my nasal sinuses cause tooth pain?

Can my nasal sinuses cause tooth pain?

Yes: The roots of the bicuspid and molar teeth sit just below the lower portion of the maxillary sinus, and inflammation in the sinuses can produce dental pain. But often, if there is apical root disease in those teeth this can result in secondary sinus infection. See a good ENT doctor and they will work this out. ...Read more

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