You know good oral health starts with proper oral care. Brushing and flossing along with regular visits to your dentist Weybridge, all go a long way to keep your mouth healthy. But, if you've ever experienced sore gums or a toothache, you know that dental problems can occur even when you're taking proper care of your teeth.
In fact, besides pain, dental problems can cause you some anxiety, especially when you dont know exactly what type of issue you are experiencing. By educating yourself on the top 10 dental problems that most people experience, you can help prevent these issues or give yourself a starting point for a discussion with your dentist.
- Dental Cavity And Tooth Decay
Almost all adults will experience tooth decay during their lifetime, and approximately 25 percent of all adults have an untreated cavity. You may have a cavity if you notice:
Food getting caught in your tooth
Your tooth feels rough
You experience pain when eating something cold or sweetYour dentist can treat a cavity with a filling, crown, root canal or even the removal of the tooth if the damage is extensive.
- Bad Breath (Halitosis)
- Periodontal/Gum Disease
- Oral/Mouth Cancer
- Mouth Sores/Ulcers
- Teeth Darkening
- Infected Tooth Nerve
- Bruxism (Teeth Grinding)
- Chipped Tooth
- Enamel Erosion
Your tooth enamel can experience erosion when it is bombarded with acid. The acid breaks down the tooth and can cause sensitivity to hot or cold items or even more severe problems. This condition is easily preventable.
If you have questions about any of these 10 common dental problems, you should seek out the advice of your dentist. He/she can advise you on any issues you are suffering from and provide you with a proper treatment plan.
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