Toothaches can negatively impact your day to day activities as a result of the pain and discomfort they cause. A toothache is generally a sign of a more serious issue with you teeth, so it is important that you consult a dentist and have your toothache checked as soon as possible.
If the pain from a toothache is excruciating it can push people to try out various home remedies, sometimes these can temporarily dull the pain however it will not solve the underlying problem and in most cases worsen the tooth pain.
The treatment for toothache will depend on what the underlying cause of the pain is.
Our dentists in footscray treat toothache by inspecting your teeth to find the underlying cause, they will then advise you on treatment and prescribe pain medication where required.
If a toothache or pain is ignored it can result in a more severe toothache with excruciating pain, in addition to this if the underlying cause of pain is not treated it can lead to more serious dental issues like severe gum disease or even a loss of teeth.