Did you have an accidental fall and damage your teeth? Are you experiencing severe pain in a tooth or your jaw? Do you have a dental abscess?
In all of these cases, emergency dentistry is the immediate solution. By receiving the necessary emergency dental care in due time, you can save your teeth, as well as prevent infections and further damage.
The American Dental Association defines a dental emergency as a potentially life-threatening condition that requires immediate treatment.
Here are a few examples of some common dental emergencies:
You can prevent dental emergencies by taking the necessary precautions when engaged in activities that run the risk of potential injuries. For instance, if you are playing a sport, make sure to wear a mouthguard.
To prevent dental emergencies, you must also take proper care of your dental health by following a regular oral routine and visiting your dentist at least twice a year.
If you have a dental emergency, do not hesitate to contact One Health Dental. Our dentists are highly skilled in emergency dentistry and trained in providing treatment to quickly alleviate pain and discomfort. Call (214) 275-4808, book an appointment online, or visit us at 4801 S Buckner Blvd suite 800, Dallas, TX 75227 and we’ll be ready to assist you.