Posts Categorized: Dental Emergencies

What To Do When A Tooth Gets Knocked Out

Did you know that the number of teeth that get knocked out in adults and children is over five million each year? However, if you are aware of what actions to take if your tooth, or that of someone you are with, gets knocked out, there is a good chance that if you act quickly–within… Read more »

In Case Of A Dental Emergency

Emergencies happen. Unfortunately, there is no getting around it. When a dental emergency does happen, it is good for you to be aware of the steps you should take.  Taking these steps can mean the difference between one successful visit, and the loss of teeth leading to more invasive and expensive dental treatments.

Do You Know What A Dental Emergency Is? Take Our Quiz To See How Much You Know!

We all know how important our teeth are. Without them you can’t chew, which means you can’t eat, which means your health can suffer. Without them it is difficult to speak clearly, and it is too embarrassing to smile. There are several reasons why we may lose teeth, or need to visit a dentist, and… Read more »

6 Steps to Staying Calm in a Dental Emergency

When you have a dental emergency, you may feel frightened or shocked by the sight of your missing or broken teeth. The best way to manage that possible problem is to rehearse a simple plan now, so that you’ll be prepared. If you’re facing a life-threatening emergency, remember to call 911, but if your emergency… Read more »

More of Your Dental Symptoms Decoded

It can be difficult to know what various dental symptoms mean, and as a result many people ignore potential problems, even dental emergencies. This, unfortunately, often causes worse troubles for their teeth and gums down the road. If you want to avoid the need for extensive restorative treatment, it helps to know the warning signs… Read more »

Detecting Dental Trouble? What Your Symptoms Mean

Though your smile cannot talk to you, it does send signals when there are problems with your oral health. Understanding what those signals are, and what they mean, can help you determine if you have a dental emergency. It can also help you take much better care of your teeth. Restorative dentist specialize in treating… Read more »

What You Want to Know About Tooth Extractions

You probably know many friends that have had their wisdom teeth removed. You may even have heard stories about a tooth extraction. There are a number of issues that can lead to a tooth extraction becoming necessary, and that can sound like a scary thing. But there’s really no need to be fearful. Tooth extraction… Read more »

Emergency Dentistry: Your Common Questions

There are few things scarier than an emergency, particularly when something has gone wrong with your oral health. In addition to the shock that comes with the unexpected, the reason you require urgent care is typically the result of something being seriously wrong. Fortunately, we offer emergency dentistry to help you feel comfortable again and… Read more »

How Should You Handle a Dental Emergency?

Life happens: With the many ups and downs of life, come unexpected discomforts and trauma, like dental emergencies. What is a dental emergency? A dental emergency is a dental concern that requires attention immediately or soon after the occurrence. It is not something that is life-threatening. Perhaps you  bit down on a hard piece of… Read more »

How to Make a Dental Emergency Less Frightening

In many dental emergency situations, panic can stop you from taking the necessary steps to stem any damage and save your healthy smile. In others, you may simply not know what those necessary steps are, or whether or not your situation actually constitutes an emergency. Since time and knowledge can often be your most important… Read more »