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4 Reasons for Mouth Pain and San Diego Treatment Options

There are a number of things that can cause oral pain, which may affect your teeth, your soft tissues, or both. Decay is most commonly associated with mouth pain. However, this is not actually the most frequent cause of discomfort. If you are suffering from mouth pain in San Diego, Dr. George Georgaklis will thoroughly examine your teeth and gums to determine the underlying cause. Once he has a complete understanding of your oral health, he will determine the most effective La Jolla mouth pain treatment for you. […]

Toothache? Your San Diego Dentist Explains What to Do

A toothache can be frightening. The discomfort may come on unexpectedly on the weekend or after business hours. It may be severe, or you may only suffer from mild discomfort. Fortunately, if you experience a toothache in the San Diego area, Dr. George Georgaklis is here to help. He offers treatment for the various causes of toothaches, and our team can guide you in reducing discomfort before you come into the office. Like many patients, you may be relieved to find that your toothache is not the result of decay but of a less serious concern. If you or your child is experiencing a toothache in La Jolla, do not hesitate to call. We will see you as soon as possible to provide the lasting relief you deserve. […]

La Jolla Treatment Options for Your Broken Tooth

A broken tooth can be painful – and frightening. Because the problem usually comes on suddenly and with little warning, you are probably unprepared, and you may be uncertain about what you should do. Fortunately, there are a variety of highly effective broken tooth treatments at our San Diego office. Your treatment will depend on the severity and type of break you have sustained. For example, a tooth with a tiny surface crack will require different treatment than a tooth with a damaged root. No matter what, you can rest assured that you will receive compassionate, minimal discomfort La Jolla broken tooth treatment. […]

Do I Need a Root Canal?

Like many patients, when you feel the first twinges of a toothache, you may panic, wondering, “Do I need a root canal?” Root canal therapy has a notorious, though unwarranted reputation, for being quite unpleasant. In reality, the treatment will eliminate the often severe discomfort of your infected tooth. Nevertheless, although a root canal at our San Diego practice can be a highly effective way to preserve your smile and dental function, Dr. Georgaklis will never recommend the treatment if it is not necessary. He will carefully analyze your symptoms and use advanced imaging to determine if root canal therapy is right for you. […]

Tooth Extraction at Our San Diego Practice

Some teeth are extracted because they are severely decayed; others may have advanced periodontal disease, or have broken in a way that cannot be repaired. Other teeth may need removal because they are poorly positioned in the mouth (such as impacted teeth), or in preparation for orthodontic treatment at our La Jolla dental office. […]

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