Broken Front Tooth

  A trip, a fall or a blow to the mouth can happen at any time, and can lead to the front teeth or tooth being damaged. This can be very distressing, as other than pain and loss of function, you are damaged cosmetically. This can lead to self-awareness and shyness, and affect you psychologically … Continue reading Broken Front Tooth

How to take care of a wound following a dental extraction (tooth removal)

  Having had a tooth removed, you’ve really only won half the battle. It is important to follow your dentist’s after care instructions to help minimize the risk of complications and to also aid a speedy recovery. Here are some tips to help you feel better quicker! Expect some bleeding. You have a wound in … Continue reading How to take care of a wound following a dental extraction (tooth removal)

What is root canal treatment?

Root canal treatment is one of the most common reasons to see a emergency dentist in a 24 hour dentist. clinic. Commonly known as endodontic treatment it involves the mechanical preparation, disinfection and filling of the root canals of a tooth. Click on the title for further information.

Throbbing toothache

  I don’t think we’ve met anyone who can ignore a throbbing toothache for a long time. There comes a point where painkillers stop working and the pain is continuous, incessant and debilitating. We often hear female patients say that child birth was less painful. What causes it? There are many dental issues that can … Continue reading Throbbing toothache