Signs that you need to contact an emergency dentist as soon as possible.
While the above pain levels are classified as toothaches, if you experience any of the following symptoms in combination with tooth pain, call an emergency dentist or medical doctor right away.
- High fever
- Difficulty breathing
- Difficulty swallowing
- Inability to sleep or eat
- You notice a foul smelling or tasting discharge of pus coming from the affected tooth
- Swollen glands
These can be signs of a more serious infection and you should seek medical attention right away. Gole Dental in Hastings, Michigan, specializes in emergency dentistry including tooth extractions, root canals, pulpal debridement, tooth repair, soft tissue repair, and immediate temporary tooth replacement. If you are in need to immediate help, please call us at (269) 948-2244 or contact us online.
Ready to learn more? Check out the following resources from Gole Dental.
Top 5 Remedies for Toothache Relief
8 Dental Symptoms You Should Never Ignore