Oral Health

Question
Posted by: Very sore lady | 2009-04-15

Q.

Broken backtooth

Ho, my tooth broke off some time back and I left it as i am REALLY scared of the dentist. now it is painful but i dont know what the dentist will do as there is only a small piece protruding on both sides of my gum with a huge hole in the middle.smells awful! i suffer with Hypertentension and when the toothacke starts I feel dizzy (known sign for my BP going up) so scared of a dentist. also dont have medical aid as i am unemployed!! WHAT DO I DO PLS

Expert's Reply

A.

Oral health expert

first have an x ray taken to determine what needs to be done. Visit the nearest state dental clinic

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