Q. I have sudden aches and sensitivity due to cavity on the front teeth. Please help.

Answered by
Dr. Mousam Chattopadhyay
and medically reviewed by Dr. Sneha Kannan
This is a premium question & answer published on May 28, 2020

Cavity on the front teeth. Sensitivity. Sudden aches in the front teeth. There are dents on my front teeth. These dents have lasted for more than a year. And visible cavity between two teeth. Sensitivity and gum redness happens but rarely.


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I went through your query and the image attached , its been very tough for you as those tooths seems to be in a preety bad shape. Please donot worry . What has happened is you have a cavity between your left upper central incissor and lateral incissor . Thats causing the discomfort . The caries is due to the postion of the left uppet cental incissor , Note its not straight

And redness of gingiva ,foul breath is due to Gingivitis .

You will be needing

  • Rct of left central.and lateral depending upon the Xray
  • Scaling for the inflammed gums.
  • - Betadine mouth wash in luke warm water
  • - Tab Clavum 625mg
  • 1 tab bd x 5 days
  • - Tab Zerodol SP
  • 1 tab bd x 5 days
  • - Cap Pan D
  • 1 cap bd before meal x 5 days .

these are the medications . Let me know if any further query or discomfort . Feel free donot hazitate , I am here to help. Thanks alot.

Investigations to be done:

Intra oral xray of upper left central and lateral

Treatment plan:

Rct depending upon the xray.

Preventive measures:

Avoid Sticky or sweet food or cold food.

Regarding follow up:

7 days

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