How to Know When Your Dental Problem is an Emergency
You have a dental problem – mild tooth pain, a lost crown, or a tooth that took a blow in an accident – but you’re not sure if it’s an emergency, and you really don’t want to bother your dentist if it’s not.
First, your dentist wants you to call regardless of the problem you’re experiencing. Since it can be challenging to think clearly in an emergency, you need the support of a knowledgeable team who can think for you.
An emergency is critical when you need immediate treatment.
You’re playing basketball with friends and take an elbow to the face that knocked your tooth out. Referred to as an avulsed ...