Dr. Susan Barnes, West Knoxville, TN
Dr. Susan Barnes, West Knoxville, TN
Gum Pain
 
   

Gum pain can be caused by many things, such as:

  • Toothbrush trauma
  • Food trauma (e.g. spicy food, hot food, or jagged food fragment)
  • Mouth ulcer (of various types)
  • Gum Disease
  • Herpes Simplex
  • Abscess
  • Tooth erupting
  • Impacted tooth
  • Cyst
  • Oral cancer
  • Various other conditions

If gum pain persists, it is important to contact us for an appointment to determine the cause and begin treatment, if needed.