How a Dental Abscess Affects Your Oral Health

Your tooth roots expand deep into the sockets of your gums. If tooth decay goes untreated, it can penetrate these vulnerable roots so that over time a serious infection can develop consisting of a pocket of infected tissue in your gums and inside your teeth. This pocket is called a dental abscess. Before the pocket becomes clearly visible, you may... read more »

Don’t Delay in Having a Toothache Professionally Treated

Waking up in the morning with a toothache or discomfort in the underlying gums can be quite distressing. This is almost always a sign that something has traumatized the root of the tooth or other important structures. In a situation like this, you should not delay in having the tooth examined and treated at Pax Dental. In the majority of... read more »