:Why It is Vital You Notice Signs of a Dental Abscess
Posted on 9/15/2019 by Dr. Nick Raptou
A dental abscess is something that is important to take note of. If you have one, you will know you do because of the pain that usually comes with them.
At any notice of pain, calling our office is one of the best things you can do for your mouth and your oral health. We can provide the necessary help that you may want to protect the inside of the mouth, the sides of the gums, and more.
The Signs of a Dental Abscess
There are a number of signs to watch for when it comes to a dental abscess, you want to ensure that you call our office as soon as you notice any signs because this is an infection. If the infection spreads, it can cause devastating effects to the inside of the mouth, as well as to your overall health. Don't let this happen to you.
When the inside of the mouth has extreme pain, a lump is felt on the inside of the mouth to the side of a tooth or inside the tooth, or if you notice a fever or hotness on that side of the mouth then it is important to reach out to our office. We can make sure you obtain the best treatment possible. Antibiotics are very important to get for any patient experiencing this type of issue, as well as to try to save the affected tooth.
Speak with us today regarding the dental abscess you may think you have, or the help you might want overall. You shouldn't have to live with something like this, nor should you try to. This is a dangerous oral issue and it should be taken care of sooner, rather than later. Speak with us today to get the help needed and come in to get it treated.