A dental abscess is a collection of pus that forms around the tissues of the tooth and can spread into the surrounding tissues. It is most often caused by a bacterial infection of the pulp of the tooth secondary to decay or trauma to the tooth. They are not always immediately painful or symptomatic, … Continue reading What is a dental abscess?
There are many reasons why you may get cuts and soft tissue injuries in and around the mouth, including trauma and unexpected reasons like sharp pieces of food or unexpected foreign objects in food (like bone).
A trip, a fall or a blow to the mouth can happen at any time, and can lead to the front teeth or tooth being damaged. This can be very distressing, as other than pain and loss of function, you are damaged cosmetically. This can lead to self-awareness and shyness, and affect you psychologically … Continue reading Broken Front Tooth