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Throbbing & Pulsating Tooth Pain

Pulsing Tooth PainWhen throbbing and pulsating tooth pain hits, Gateway Dental Care can help restore your quality of life with a visit to our Pleasanton, CA office. We focus on quality care with a gentle touch so that your appointment can be as comfortable and effective as possible.

Say Goodbye To Tooth Pain

Anyone who has experienced the pain of a throbbing toothache knows how much it can distract you from your day and fill your time with unnecessary discomfort. Not only is pounding tooth pain distressing and difficult to bear, but it can also be a sign of other underlying conditions that need to be addressed quickly.

Getting To The Root Of The Problem

Pulpitis is inflammation of dental pulp (the nerves, blood vessels and connective tissue inside the tooth), and while its primary symptom is throbbing pain, its causes may vary. Some causes of pulpitis include:

  • Tooth Decay
  • Infection or Abscess
  • Tooth Cracks
  • Loose Fillings or Crowns
  • Chips In Teeth
  • Food Compaction Injuries Gingivitis
  • Periodontal Disease.
  • Grinding & Clenching Teeth

When bacteria are left unchecked, it can form holes in your teeth (also known as cavities) which lead to pain and infection. When the area between tooth and gum becomes infected, painful swelling can occur. Left untreated, it can cause permanent damage.

Fixing Tooth Problems That Cause Pain

There are many ways we can address the cause of your throbbing or pulsating tooth pain. The location, type, and extent of a tooth chip or crack are all important factors in determining the best treatment for you. Fillings or crowns are important for guarding your tooth’s nerve center (pulp). When these components are compromised, so is your tooth’s protection. We will work quickly to repair damage and bring much-needed pain relief.

Personalized Dental Care In Pleasanton

At Gateway Dental Care, we strive to give every patient the best in dental care according to each person’s individual needs and concerns. If you’re suffering from any throbbing or pulsating tooth pain, act today. We will quickly schedule an appointment to provide you with the dental care you need to get to back feeling pain-free.