What To Do if You Have a Dental Emergency
At Highgrove Dental Care, we often treat dental emergencies. Dr. O’Neil and the caring staff in our St. Paul, MN dental office understand how stressful and scary dental emergencies can be! We also understand that it’s not always easy to distinguish between an emergency situation and a dental issue that can wait a day or even a few days.
Common Dental Emergencies
There are many types of dental emergencies including:
- Severe tooth pain
- Swelling in the jaw or face
- A fractured tooth
- A damaged or lost crown
- A lost filling
- Tooth loss
If you have a significant fracture or infection, failure to seek treatment promptly may result in tooth loss or other major health issues. Also, ...