3 Symptoms of an Abscessed Baby Tooth

I have had several questions from mothers about a small pimple like growth on the gum tissue under their child’s baby tooth.  This is an abscessed tooth.  The small pimple like growth is a gumboil.  The gum tissue is usually red, swollen, and tender.  The abscess can rupture spontaneously or when brushing the child’s teeth.  [...]

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What is a Root Canal?

Each tooth has an opening in the root of the tooth that the nerves and blood vessels enter the tooth to form the pulp tissue.  The channels through which the nerves and blood vessels travel through are called canals.  When the tooth is traumatized and the nerve and blood vessel connection is severed, the living [...]

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