If you experience a traumatic injury to your face, it is important
to see your dentist immediately even if the injuries to the mouth seem
minimal. Often these injuries are more serious than they seem at
first, and left untreated could cause greater complications including
infection or loss of a tooth.
When should I see me emergency dentist?
Make an emergency appointment if you are experiencing (or suspect you are experiencing):
- An avulsed (knocked out) tooth
- A luxated (dislodged) tooth
- A chipped or broken tooth
- A root fracture
How will my dentist treat my injury?
Your dentist will perform a dental exam and depending
on the severity of the trauma may also take x-rays. Depending on the
nature of your injury, the dentist may perform any number of procedures
- A filling
- A crown
- A root canal
- Replacement surgery
- A dental implant
If you are in or around the Franklin Square area please call: (516) 565-3435. And, if you are in or around the Syosset area please call us at: (516) 348-2000.