Home Ask The Dentist Medicaid Polls Procedure Descriptions FAQ's Consultants Schools Directories Research


Dental Health Directory Library

FAQ:  Pain - Gum and Mouth

Wisdom Molar Pain Relief
Non Dental Tooth Ache
Toothache Causes
Crown Related Pain

Mouth Gum Canker Sore Pain Meds
Diagnosing Cracked Teeth
Tooth Sensitivity
Anatomy of Dry Socket

Emergency Pain Relief
Neuromuscular Jaw - Sensitive Teeth Pain Concepts
Immediate Jaw, Gum and Mouth Pain Symptom Relief

Gum Pain  Ask The Dentist Richard Winter Question:
Lower Gum Pain: I have had pain in my lower gums for a year now. I had an x-ray done on my jaws and it shows nothing wrong.

I don't have any cavity problems and my wisdom teeth have been pulled. I was taking meds for gum fungus.. but it didn't help.

I grind my teeth and wore a mouth guard... but with no relief. A lot of times I found myself tensed up in the mouth, jaw and neck area.

Can you help me to figure out how to cure the pain in my gum area? ...Visitor from IN

First see a periodontist. They are gum specialists and should be able to help you diagnose the problem.

Second see an oral surgeon to help evaluate if your pain is of neurological origin. If these two specialists can't find the problem, it probably isn't your teeth.

They could refer you for a neurological consult, physical therapy, tmj specialists etc. Good luck

Wisconsin Reconstructive Implant Dentistry
Wisconsin Prosthodontics
Richard Winter, DDS MAGD
Winter Dental Associates
Hampton Dental Associates
5323 W. Hampton Avenue
Milwaukee Wisconsin WI 53218
(414) 464-9021

Return to Gum Teeth Mouth Pain FAQ

Return to FAQ Index

You also have the option of using Google search technology to conduct a specific search within our databases to find more specific information. Adjust search terms as needed to refine search results:

Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape

[Home]   [Ask The Dentist]   [FAQ's]   [Polls]   [Consultants]   [Directories]   [Articles]  
Contact the Editor
Technical Treatment Protocol Diagnosis Error Assessment
Free No Cost Dentist Advice
Featured in
Part of the Dental Network
Health Issues in Dentistry
Toothache Pain
Gum Mouth Teeth Pain FAQ
All rights reserved - 1999-2020
Dental Pros and Cons

Free Dentistry
Bad Teeth Gums Gallery