Dr Hira Sualeh
Hira has done BDS. She is a dentist, wife, sister, daughter, and mother, all rolled into one confusing package. With the little time her son leaves her, she likes to read and binge watches anything on Netflix.
There are many different types of mouth sores that can develop around or in the mouth. Some are painful, some are unsightly, and some may be a sign of something...
A dentist might prescribe oral anxiolytic tablets to help anxious patients relax. Short-acting, small, single dose is usually taken 1 hour before the dental appointment.
Trismus or 'lockjaw' is a painful condition in which the chewing muscles of the jaw become contracted and sometimes inflamed, preventing the mouth from fully opening.