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Post Root Canal Pain – Extract or Wait?

Post Root Canal Pain – Extract or Wait?

A recent question from Darlene, who has had some post root canal pain: Q: I had a root canal about 9 months ago had severe pain and swelling after… Then a few flair ups.. My dentist wants to pull the ...

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How Can I Get Tooth Pain Relief?

How Can I Get Tooth Pain Relief?

Here’s a recent question from ‘Joan’. It’s a common problem, based around getting tooth pain relief. “Hi, please can you help? I’m travelling and can’t get to my dentist for a few days. I have severe tooth pain for two ...

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Pain During Filling – A Reader’s Question

Pain During Filling – A Reader’s Question

‘Alan’ asks: “Hi, I hope you can help. While having fillings I feel quite a lot of pain, it is like someone holding an ice cube on an open nerve creating a shooting pain (like when an icecream touches a ...

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Pain After Dental Cleaning – Is This Normal?

Pain After Dental Cleaning – Is This Normal?

Jim asks: “Can a dentist damage your teeth by giving to much high pressure cleaning when scaling them? I recently had a dental cleaning and my teeth are still sore days later”   Hi Jim, Thanks for the question. In ...

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Your Guide To Toothache Treatment Options

Your Guide To Toothache Treatment Options

The toothache treatment that will be necessary to relieve your pain and, importantly, prevent it from recurring, will depend on the cause of the pain.  The following gives some information on what treatment you may require from your dentist, based ...

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Toothache And Dental Pain: What Causes It And What Can Help

Toothache And Dental Pain: What Causes It And What Can Help

As the title infers, we’ve put together a complete guide to toothache and dental pain for you. It’s important to note that there are various other dental problems that can manifest as toothache, and these will be included in this ...

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Advice On Pain After Root Canal and Other Possible Complications

Advice On Pain After Root Canal and Other Possible Complications

So, you’ve just had root canal and the tooth is still causing pain?! What’s going on??? In the first few days after root canal treatment (also termed RCT or endodontics), it is quite normal to experience some pain. Any pain should be ...

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