Common signs and symptoms of a toothache and what causes it

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Dr Alex (Yingzhi) Xu

General Dental Care
BDS (Otago)

Symptoms of toothache can vary between individuals but some of the common signs that are reported include: throbbing or sharp tooth pain that is either constant or intermittent pain when pressure is applied to the tooth lingering sensitivity to hot or cold swelling in the gums. There are many causes of toothache, and one common Read more...

What is the best way to treat TMJ?

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Dr Alex (Yingzhi) Xu

General Dental Care
BDS (Otago)

The TMJ, or temporomandibular joint, is the joint on either side of the jaw that enables the jaw to open, close, move from side to side and move forwards. Our temporomandibular joints are subject to a disorder known as TMJ disorder (or TMJ for short), which can affect just one or both joints. What are Read more...