i had a cavity on the upper left under my gum line so i know the dr had to go under the gum to fix... its 2 days later and the the tooth i had fixed is achy and sore but my front tooth hurts also when i try to bit on something even if its soft is that possible?
Pain in Front Tooth?
Doctor Answers (3)
Pain in front tooth
It sounds that your bite may be off based on what you are describing. This is considered a dental emergency and you should return to your dentist as soon as possible to have it checked.
Front tooth hurts when I bite down ?
In most cases when a tooth is sore to biting down its a good indication that it will need a root canal now or in the near future usually root canals take between 1-4 visit with a cost between 900-1600.00 depending on location and number of canals and degree of difficulty. Good Luck
Kevin Coughlin DMD, MBA, MAGD CEO Baystate Dental PC.
Pain in Front Tooth
See your dentist and have an X-ray. The nerve may be damaged and might need Root Canal. Or, the filling might be in the way of your correct bite????