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Symptom checker

Our Symptom checker provides clinical advice on what to do next based on your symptoms.

Toothache and swelling

Toothache can start suddenly, with pain ranging from mild to very strong. It may extend from the tooth to the head, ear and jaw. Find out about pain relief options.

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Dental problems

Trusted information on problems that affect your teeth.

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Removing wisdom teeth

Wisdom teeth can cause serious problems. Removing a wisdom tooth is usually a safe and effective way to prevent your symptoms from coming back.

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Tooth decay

Tooth decay is caused by plaque and may lead to a cavity (hole) in your tooth. Learn how tooth decay can be prevented as well as treated.

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Tooth abscess

A tooth abscess develops when the root of your tooth becomes infected. Find out when you need to see your dentist or dental practitioner.

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Tooth extraction

There are several reasons why you may need to have a tooth pulled. Learn what to expect during and after the dental procedure tooth extraction.

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Orthodontic treatments

Orthodontic treatments are dental procedures that help to straighten teeth and correct problems with your bite. Learn about orthodontic treatments.

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Root canal treatment

A root canal treatment can save an infected or damaged tooth. Find out how your dentist does root canal work, also known as endodontic treatment.

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Dental injury

The most common cause of a dental injury is a fall or playing sport. It can also happen from eating something hard. Learn more here.

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Teeth grinding (bruxism)

Teeth grinding (bruxism) is a fairly common behaviour. Find out how you can protect your teeth from damage and what treatment is available.

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