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Tips for Dealing with a Dental Emergency

If you lose or crack a tooth, do you know what to do to increase your chances of saving the tooth? We have some useful tips to help your odds of success.

Tooth Knocked Out?

If one (or more) of your teeth are knocked out, follow these five tips to help you cope with the situation successfully.

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By |January 23rd, 2020|Dental Emergency|Comments Off on Tips for Dealing with a Dental Emergency

What Do Hippopotamus Bone, Silver Coin Shavings, and Seashells Have in Common?

Oral health has been a topic of interest to humans since earliest times. Dentistry first appears in recorded text in 5000 BC, when the Sumerians thought that dental decay was due to tooth worms. The first dentist shows up in 2600 BC in an Egyptian tomb, which includes an inscription referring to Hesy-Re as the […]

By |June 25th, 2019|Dental Emergency, Dental History|Comments Off on What Do Hippopotamus Bone, Silver Coin Shavings, and Seashells Have in Common?

What To Do in a Dental Emergency

If you’ve ever had a tooth knocked loose or knocked out you know what a terrifying and helpless feeling it can be. Will you permanently lose the tooth? Can it be fixed? Will you have to have oral surgery? Those are all questions that will probably be bouncing around in your head. But instead of […]

By |April 24th, 2018|Dental Emergency, Oral Health|Comments Off on What To Do in a Dental Emergency

Dental Emergency? Helpful Tips to Manage the Situation

If you have a tooth knocked loose – or even knocked out – do you know what to do to deal with the emergency before you can get in to see a dentist? Here are some helpful tips that could make a difference in whether or not you save – or lose – your tooth.

Tooth […]

By |September 27th, 2017|Dental Emergency, Oral Health|Comments Off on Dental Emergency? Helpful Tips to Manage the Situation

Summer Presents Challenges for Kids’ Oral Hygiene

Unfortunately, teens and tweens sometimes take the summer off from oral hygiene, and that makes it harder for kids to stay on top of cavity prevention. Many dentists know that summertime often means more time for kids to drink sodas, eat sticky candy and consume starchy foods like French fries, pizzas and white bread. But […]

By |June 22nd, 2017|Child Dental Care, Dental Emergency, Oral Health|Comments Off on Summer Presents Challenges for Kids’ Oral Hygiene

Essential Tips to Manage a Dental Emergency

What to Do If a Dental Problem Requires Immediate Treatment

Accidents happen, and knowing what to do when one occurs can mean the difference between saving and losing a tooth.

Knocked-Out Tooth

A knocked-out tooth is a dental emergency that requires urgent attention. If the appropriate emergency steps are followed immediately after the tooth has been knocked out, […]

By |February 1st, 2017|Dental Emergency, Oral Health|Comments Off on Essential Tips to Manage a Dental Emergency
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