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Common Causes of Tooth Pain

added on: December 29, 2020
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A dull and achy throb. A sharp zinging pain. A swollen face and unbearable agony. These are some common ways our patients have described a toothache. Even though nobody ever wants to experience a toothache, your dentist in Waco knows that, unfortunately, they happen to just about everyone at least once. While the cause behind… Read More

added on: April 28, 2020
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As we all know, recently everyone’s life has quickly changed, and we’re all experiencing a temporary new normal. But with change and uncertainty also comes quite a bit of stress. Your dentist in Woodway understands, and we’re with you. While we’re sure that trying your best to avoid getting stressed out is probably high on… Read More

added on: April 15, 2020
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Nobody wants to experience a dental emergency, and that may be more true now than ever before thanks to all of the confusion and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and dental care. Don’t worry, your dentist in Woodway and the American Dental Association (ADA) are here to help clarify what constitutes a dental emergency and what doesn’t. … Read More

added on: September 26, 2019
kids playing lacrosse

It’s always good to get out and get some exercise. When you’re participating in any sport, your dentist in Woodway will always remind you to protect your smile. All too often, we talk about avoiding sweets or sports drinks, food, and beverages that can damage your enamel and break down teeth. We forget about what’s… Read More

added on: September 27, 2018
woman with toothache

There’s no telling when a toothache may strike. You could be on vacation far away from your dentist in Woodway. Or perhaps you woke up on Sunday morning with a tooth throbbing in pain when no dental office is open. What can you do if these situations occur? We’re happy to help by providing you… Read More

added on: August 20, 2018
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Our dental office in Woodway understands that losing or breaking a filling can be scary. It may even be a little painful. But many times a lost filling isn’t a dental emergency. However, with that said, it’s still important to treat it appropriately and in a timely manner. We’re here to walk you through the… Read More

added on: April 24, 2018
girls playing field hockey

As the weather gets warmer we all tend to spend more time outside. And perhaps our kids are participating in some fun spring sports. While we’re happy that they’re out the house doing something active, it’s not all fun and games when smiles and faces are at risk for injuries. That’s one reason our Woodway… Read More

added on: March 10, 2017

Do you know what you should do in case of a dental emergency? If you have a broken tooth, problems with your gums, or anything else that crops up suddenly and unexpectedly, it can constitute a dental emergency. Even when you take great care of your teeth and mouth, the unexpected can happen, and you… Read More

added on: April 4, 2016

By its definition, a dental emergency can strike at any time, and can range from a sudden, severe toothache to accidental trauma, breakage, or loss of a tooth. One of the most important things you can do in a dental emergency is to call your dentist’s office immediately and schedule an appointment as soon as… Read More

added on: January 19, 2016

A dental emergency may refer to any damage or pain in your teeth, gums, or mouth. Without treatment, serious complications can develop that endanger your overall oral health. What are common dental emergencies? How will the doctor address these problems?

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