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Who do you go to if you’re experiencing problems with your tongue? At our Carlsbad dentist office, we will examine your tongue to learn more about your oral health. Certain tongue problems are normal. However, others may indicate that there are issues with your dental or oral health. Learn more about the different tongue problems and when you should be concerned.

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Bumpy Tongue


This is a common concern that often crops up temporarily throughout your life. Some tongue bumps are harmless, while others should be looked at by a dentist in Encinitas or the surrounding area. Some bumpy tongue causes include:



There are generally two types of sores that can crop up on your tongue:



A healthy tongue is pink and moist. Sometimes, it changes color depending on the foods and beverages that you consume. But if the discoloration doesn’t go away when you give it time or drink water, it could be a sign of one of the following tongue problems:


Solana Family Dentistry is here to address all of your oral health concerns. If your tongue problems have recently developed or won’t go away, set up an appointment for a consultation.