What your Toothache could mean

The symptoms experienced with the above ailments can be different with each patient, but the most common are:

  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Foul-tasting drainage (coming from affected tooth)
  • Tooth pain (sharp, throbbing, or constant)

If you, or someone you know is experiencing any of these symptoms, please make an appointment with Progressive Family Dentistry so we can help get you professional care!

A toothache is characterized as the feeling of pain within the mouth, gums, or jaw caused by one’s problem tooth. Toothache can be brought on suddenly for certain patients, and be caused by many different factors. These factors are:

  • Abscessed tooth
  • Tooth Fracture
  • A damaged filling
  • Tooth decay
  • Infected gums
  • Grinding of the teeth

Our Office Hours & Address:

Monday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday: 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Saturday: 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Sunday: Closed​

Our Location: 100 Harth Place, Summerville, SC 29485

After Hours? Don't Panic! Were Only A Phone Call Away!

Our after-hours telephone number is 843.873.7326 If you have a dental emergency, please call our after-hours telephone number and follow the instructions on our out-going message. Please note that medications will only be prescribed for patients who have recently been seen in our office. Recommendations for care for certain emergency situations, such as what to do if your tooth is knocked out, are available on our website. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911 or get to the nearest emergency room.

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