Why Do My Teeth Ache When I Have a Sinus Infection?

Categories: Blog, Tooth Pain

With the holidays behind us and the cold weather hovering over us here in Tennessee — the inevitable has happened. Cold and flu season has struck. Many of our patients having been battling colds and sinus infections over the last few weeks. Some have even come to us complaining about aching teeth and jaws. So,…

Ignoring It Won’t Make It Go Away

Ignoring It Won't Make It Go Away

Are you suffering with a toothache, but ignoring the pain? Have you started chewing on one side of your mouth to avoid your sensitive teeth, or stopped drinking hot and cold beverages? Come see us. As we say at Jim Erpenbach DDS in Knoxville, dental pain is like an unpaid speeding ticket, ignoring it won’t…

Are Toothaches and Sensitive Teeth the Same Problem?

Categories: Tooth Pain

Hello, winter storm Astro! At the office of Knoxville, TN general dentist Dr. Jim Erpenbach, we’re doing our best to stay warm this week. And what better time than now to discuss sensitivity to heat and cold and how it affects your teeth? Hello, winter storm Astro! At the office of Knoxville, TN general dentist…

Home Dental Cures for Tooth Pain

Categories: Tooth Pain

When you have dental discomfort, you should go to go to the dentist to investigate any serious problems. Of course, immediate appointments aren’t always possible. Until you can get to your Knoxville dentist, Dr. Jim Erpenbach, there are some home remedies you can try to reduce the pain in your mouth. Cough Drops Throat lozenges…