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Dental and Oral Health (Adults)

Painful gum and tooth

02/26/2009

Question:

Hi i have severe pain in my gums at the back of my mouth and they are very red the pain is traveling down to the bottom of my mouth could you tell me why this is happenin and what it is thanks

Answer:

Without examining your mouth, it would be impossible to say exactly what this is. If you are concerned, you should make an appointment to see an oral pathologist for evaluation.

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Response by:

John R Kalmar, DMD, PhD John R Kalmar, DMD, PhD
Clinical Professor of Pathology
Associate Dean of Dentistry Administration
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University