Emergency dentist in Forest City
One of the many valuable specialized services that you can take advantage of here at Apopka Endodontics, LLC, is emergency care for avulsed teeth. Avulsion refers to a tooth that has come completely free from its socket and is not detached. If you had assumed that in such a case, the tooth was automatically lost, then we have some good news for you. Although we cannot guarantee that the tooth will be savable, there is a good chance that the tooth will remain viable, especially if you get in to our office right away.
An avulsed tooth is the result of an injury or accident in which your mouth suffers trauma. A dislodged tooth is still physically attached to its socket, though loose. With an avulsed tooth, the need for immediate care is essential. Unless you have non-dental injuries that take priority, you should not got an ER of a hospital for dental care. Most of them lack the equipment and instruments, and few even have a dentist on staff. If possible, call our emergency dentist in Forest City
, or have someone call on your behalf so that we are prepared for you. It is vital that the tooth be kept moist so you should place it in warm water with a pinch of salt. Alternatively, you can keep the tooth in a container of milk. When you arrive at our office, our emergency dentist in Forest City will assess your tooth and the socket, and will take images to make a determination. The only way to treat an avulsed tooth is to perform root canal therapy, which is performed here with the utmost of gentle care.
Why not keep our number programmed in your phone? Every second is precious, so don't waste any of it fumbling for the way to contact us. Our goal is to have you seen by our emergency dentist in Forest City
as quickly as we can.
By Apopka Endodontics
April 13, 2018