How can I numb my tooth pain?

Treating a toothache at home usually involves pain management. Here are a few ways to dull your pain so you can get a good night’s sleep. Use over-the-counter pain medication. Using medications such as ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin), acetaminophen (Tylenol), and aspirin...

Can I go to the hospital for a dental emergency?

Maybe you got hit in the face and your tooth is loose or has even fallen out. Or maybe you have tooth pain so severe, you don’t know how you’re going to make it through the day. Dental emergencies can occur at any time. You might be unsure about whether...