Common Causes Of Tooth Pain

Common Causes Of Tooth Pain

September is Pain Awareness Month, and across the country, doctors, educators, dentists, and others are taking strides to help others eliminate pain through awareness, prevention, and treatment of their health conditions and concerns. Take advantage of the extra focus on pain throughout September, and you may find that October brings many restful nights and pain-free days. At Crossroads Family Dentistry, we focus our care on oral pain, which many agree is some of the worst pain you can ever experience.

The Low Down on Tooth Pain

Everyone experiences occasional tooth pain. Maybe you bit down on food that was too hard it’s your mouth’s way of telling you that something just isn’t right. Dull aches, tooth sensitivity, and outright excruciating pain are types of tooth pain that you should never ignore. Crossroads Family Dentistry has caring, compassionate dentists in Colorado Springs who specialize in treating various types of pain and oral health concerns so you feel like you’re pain-free self once again.

Many people assume that tooth pain is simply a nuisance, but more often than not, it indicates something more serious. Even a minor cavity may cause severe pain. Your Colorado Springs dentist can determine the cause of your tooth pain and recommend a treatment plan according to the type of pain you’re experiencing.

Common Causes of Toothache/Tooth Pain

Many different problems may cause tooth pain. Most common causes of toothaches/tooth sensitivity include:

  • Ear Infections
  • Fractured Tooth/Teeth
  • Cavities
  • Root Canal
  • Abscessed Tooth
  • Gingivitis/Gum Disease
  • Tooth Grinding
  • Heart Disease

These are just some of the causes of tooth pain that cause concern for so many Colorado Springs residents. Crossroads Family Dentistry will help determine the cause of your pain and find a viable treatment solution.

Call Our Dentists in Colorado Springs

It is important to follow the American Dental Association’s recommended twice-yearly dental visits to maintain good oral health. But, it’s also important to call your Colorado Springs dentist anytime toothaches or tooth pain/sensitivity occur since this can lead to more serious dental concerns if not treated. Crossroads Family Dentistry is glad to schedule an appointment to help prevent or reverse oral health concerns. Call us today to schedule your appointment.

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