A dental abscess is the build-up of pus in the tooth, gum or jaw due to a bacterial infection.
Your symptoms may include the following:
- Intense throbbing pain in the affected tooth or gum area.
- Sudden or gradual pain.
- Pain may spread to your ear, jaw and neck on the same side as the affected tooth or gum area.
- Sensitivity to hot and cold foods and drinks.
- Feeling unwell and have a fever.
- Swelling on your face or cheeks.
- Tender, swollen lymph nodes under your jaw or in your neck.
- Difficulty in breathing or swallowing.
Have you experienced or suffered from a dental trauma?
Dental trauma is the physical injury to the teeth, gums, or the bone that holds the tooth socket. Dental trauma can happen to anyone at any time.
This can be due to a sports injury or if you’re involved in an accident, immediate treatment will provide you with a better chance of dental recovery, especially if you act quickly and get the treatment you need right away.
If you’re experiencing any one of the above symptoms, please give us a call at Emergency Dentist Manchester to help you today.
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Book an emergency appointment at one of our practices today. We will confirm your booking slot within the hour, our emergency consultation fee is £45.
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Our qualified dental team will ensure that you’re well cared for by alleviating your anxieties and concerns, as we understand that delayed treatment will result in long term dental problems.
Patients that are scared or anxious may delay or avoid seeing the dentist, this results in poor oral health. Regular appointments are essential in maintaining and improving your oral health, especially if you want to avoid costly procedures and treatments in the future.
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