Can my tooth be saved?
By seeking professional care as soon as possible means that you can potentially save teeth and retain them for life. Also knowing what to do in a dental emergency is just as important, so if you are experiencing a dental emergency please contact our practice as soon as possible, so we can guide you on certain steps you should do before you see us.
What is a dental emergency?
There are multiple dental emergencies and if you are unsure whether you are experiencing a n emergency please do not hesitate to contact us. The following concerns are some of the dental emergencies we treat at MVDC
- Facial Swelling – needs to be address as soon as possible
- Broken and cracked teeth
- Tooth ache
- Gum swelling
- Teeth that have experience trauma
- Lost or damage filling
- Dislodge crowns, veneers, bridge
After reliving the pain, we encourage our patients to have a follow up appointment, to ensure that the problem is solved and everything has settled and returned to normal. We also advise to have a check-up, as through dental examinations we can identify risky areas and treat them before they become another tooth ache. Minimizing the possibility of a dental emergency can only be done through ongoing good oral health, good diet and regular dental visits