When gums have bacteria in them can it cause tooth pain?

Answer Get a dental appointment. Even where I live a person can get dental treatment and pay like 10-20 dollars. Call today, because there is usually a wait. Meanwhile, use the gold Listerine and ... Read More »

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If you had an abscessed tooth removed but you still have swelling and pain where the tooth used to be could the infection still be in the jaw or gums?

Answer That depends on how recently you had the tooth removed. If it was a few days ago, some swelling and pain are normal. But if it's been a week or more, that's not good. Yes, the infection co... Read More »

Can I gargle Epsom salt for swollen gums from wisdom tooth pain?

Epsom salts cannot be gargled, only regular salt. If your gums are swollen from wisdom tooth pain, you possibly have an abscess (infection). You need to see a dentist to at least be put on antibi... Read More »

A piece of tooth is still in my gums (please answer)?

If it's a tooth or bone chip, the gums will generally push it out . However it may be part of your actual jaw bone. If you are worried about it, call the dentist and ask if he can take a look at i... Read More »

What do u call the tooth that sticks out in your gums?

If I am understanding you correctly, I believe this is called an impacted tooth.