Posted by: deb | 2008/01/16


toothache with no tooth

had a dead front tooth which never played me up but didnt like colour had a veneer but got a infection had root canal than a year later started to get pain had another root canal still pain had 2 apictomy still pain so last year on the 19 June has tooth out great no pain, had implant in on the 19 Sept fine until end of November the exact pain came back again. Dentist has done xrays nothing on them, gave me antibiotics which helped abit but still getting pain on and off. my sinus are clear, dentist said there is no nerve there and i have 3 other implants and they are fine/ feel like im going mad

Expert's Reply


Oral health expert

Hello Deb,<br><br>It is very difficult to advise you on the causes of the pain without seeing x-rays but you may have an infection or it could be a nerve problem<br>My advice is to go for a second opinion, preferably to a specialist (prosthodontist)

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