My wisdom tooth broke in half, it's extremely painful and feels wiggly. What options do I have?

I have 1 wisdom tooth, upper left. Over the past two years it has slowly chipped away and now I only have half a tooth. Recently it has become incredibly painful and actually feels wiggly. I do not have dental insurance, i am disabled, and have a horrible fear of the dentist. What options do I have and why does my tooth feel loose?

Doctor Answers 1


You need to have this tooth pulled immediately.  There is not other option.  It is likely infected.  Do not wait.  Have it extracted.  Good luck!

Seattle Dentist

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