Don’t ignore that painful tooth! Tooth pain can be caused by an abscess which requires immediate dental treatment. Left untreated an abscess can affect your overall health. Find out everything you need to know about your dental emergency in this infographic from a New York Dentist.
Over 65% of population will have their wisdom teeth start to erupt by the age of 17-25 years old. Beside the fact that 5% of impacted wisdom tooth damage roots of other teeth, it could also give chance for cyst or tumor to develop and damage nerves or bone, and the bacteria from infection could lead to systemic problems with the heart and kidneys.