Blog

information

ORAL INFECTION SIGNS

Feb 1 • 1 minute read

ORAL INFECTION SIGNS

Signs of an infection in the mouth include:
• Pain
• Fever
• Gums swollen
• Swelling in the jaw
• Bad breath
• Bad taste in your mouth
• Sensitivity to hot or cold
• Swollen glands

An oral infection is a very serious dental issue that left untreated will result in serious negative consequences to your oral health and also your physical health. Infections travel quickly throughout your body! Therefore, it is imperative you seek dental care ASAP!

Treatment Options
• Your dentist will open the abscess and drain it. This allows the pus to drain out.
• A root canal may be needed to eliminate the infection and save the tooth
• Pull the infected tooth
• Prescribe Antibiotics

Call us immediately if you feel you may have an oral infection!



Recent Articles

Tooth Anatomy

THE ROOT OF IT !  Anatomy of the toothThe unseen portion of tooth that supports and keeps the tooth ...

WARNING? TREATING DENTAL ISSUES AT HOME

WARNING? TREATING DENTAL ISSUES AT HOME Most of us at one time or another have tried a home remedy f ...

Implants

Dental Implants & Facial Structure When you have missing teeth you also have a bone loss which b ...