A toothache can cause a great deal of discomfort and have a major impact on your quality of life, especially if it has been something that you have been dealing with for a rolonged amount of time. There is a wide range of symptoms and causes for toothaches and having the insight of a knowledgeable Santa Clarita family dentist can help ensure that you are receiving a proper diagnosis and care for a toothache. At Santa Clarita Valley Dental Care, we are dedicated to making sure that each of patients receives high-quality dental care and avoids being upsold on procedures they do not need.
- There is a wide range of symptoms for toothaches, including:
- Pain while chewing
- Swelling or inflammation of the gum
- Sensitivity to hot or cold food and liquids
- A discharge of fluid from the tooth or gums
- Bleeding of the tooth or the surrounding gum tissue
There are a variety of reasons you could be experiencing a toothache. It could be that the tooth or surrounding tissue is infected and an abscess has developed. You could also have a tooth that is impacted and has not emerged from the gum. An issue with the nerve in the tooth can also result in pain in your tooth. Other diseases or health issues can create toothaches – including diabetes, cluster headaches, or shingles.
For more than 35 years, our office has provided relief for toothaches in Santa Clarita. When you schedule an appointment with our dentist, you won’t have to spend a bunch of time sitting in the waiting room. We have a dental staff that sticks to a strict schedule to help you get in an out.