Ouch a tooth ache: If you are reading this blog and can’t sit still because of a tooth ache get yourself to a Bitindentist, now. Hot and cold: If you keep putting cold water on a tooth to control the pain, you have an acute pulpitis.  You may need endodontic treatment (root canal treatment) for.. read more →

Normal wear and tear: The simple answer is teeth break because of excessive stress just like any material.  But there is more to it  than that.  The larger a filling or restoration is in a tooth the more likely the tooth will break.  If any of the sides of the tooth are compromised that also increases.. read more →

What to do when you have a toothache? You can avoid Cactus Row but some times a toothache can come on so suddenly there is no avoiding it.  The first thing one should do is get out of denial and call either our office or the office of your choice.  We see patients in pain.. read more →

A tooth ache: There is nothing worse than a tooth ache.  Oh, I hear that several times a month, and you have my sympathy. So where does one start if you have a tooth ache? http://drdavidkaplaninscotia.com/i-cant-tell-which-tooth-hurts/ Diagnosis: Proper diagnosis is essential to accurately treat the source of your pain.  I understand that many people would.. read more →