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Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Jaw, Gum, or Tooth Pain

Well, that's too bad. With poor dental hygiene, you're at risk for gum disease, receding gums, cavities, and exposed nerve that can cause a toothache. It's a good idea to get routine dental cleanings at least twice a year and to take good care of your teeth between cleanings -- but you probably already knew that!

Do you regularly eat or drink acidic foods or drinks? For example, some people like to chew on lemons (believe it or not!).

Yes, I regularly eat or drink acidic foods and drinks.

No, I don't really go for acidic foods and drinks.

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