So, visit your dentist or seek emergency dental care if you’re dealing with symptoms such as: Unexplained tooth pain. Any pain that doesn’t have a clear causality needs a professional diagnosis. Maybe you bit down hard enough on something to crack your tooth. Or perhaps it’s a sign of a more serious condition, like an infection. You can’t know what it is until you go to a dentist for a thorough examination. Missing filling or crown. If a crown falls out, you usually feel it right away. Fillings fall out more frequently than you imagine. If you’re experiencing a metallic taste in your mouth, that’s an indicator that your filling is loose or nearly gone. Ignoring the pain can lead to urgent dental care in the form of a root canal. Exposed nerves. Like the pain from an abscessed tooth, the pain of an exposed nerve is extreme. And if your pain stops suddenly, it’s not a good sign because it means the nerve is so damaged that you can’t feel the pain anymore. Swelling in your mouth or jaw. You may notice swelling for several reasons, ranging from inflamed lymph nodes to cancer. Visit your Read more [...]
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Dr.Cai recognizes every patient’s needs are unique and that visiting the dentist is full of anxiety. He caters his treatment accordingly, because dental care should be personalized and more importantly, enjoyable. In 2018, Dr.Cai was named in the Guide to America’s Top Dentists by Consumers’ Research Council of America for cosmetic and implant dentistry. He pushes to be on the vanguard of dentistry by staying abreast of the newest techniques and technology in the field.