Things don’t always go to plan and your dental health is no different. No matter how well we take care of our teeth, dental trauma and emergencies happen. In a state of panic most people assume every dental problem could be considered an emergency and needs to be treated immediately but this isn’t always the case.
The required action with be different depending on your injury and symptoms. Some dental problems do require immediate treatment at a dental hospital, whereas most issues can be treated at home until you can get an appointment with your dentist.
Whilst worrying, dental issues such as lost fillings and broken braces/dentures don’t require emergency treatment. It is important that emergency appointments are saved for those in genuine need.
Go to A&E
If you experience the following symptoms, you must go straight to A&E:
See an Emergency Dentist
If you experience the following symptoms, book an emergency appointment with your dentist:
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