What are tooth infections so bad?
Yikes, just saying “tooth infection” sounds really bad. And it IS REALLY BAD! What makes a tooth get infected? Decay, breakage, decay that starts around an old fix of either a filling or a crown, trauma, malocclusion, and the list goes on.
Tooth infections are things that people wouldn’t wish on their worst enemy . . . they’re that bad. If your tooth wakes you up at night, or has swelling around it, you need to get in touch with us ASAP! Tooth infection could cause serious health issues or even death in some cases.