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How to Handle Common Dental Emergencies

Friday, January 15th, 2016
Pain is a sign that something is wrong in  your body and should be addressed immediately to prevent more serious conditions.

Pain is a sign that something is wrong in your body and should be addressed immediately to prevent more serious conditions.

A dental emergency is any dental problem that requires immediate treatment for the sake of your oral health. Treating dental emergencies can save teeth, prevent ongoing tissue bleeding or alleviate severe pain. If you are having dental issues and are tempted to wait and see if they disappear on their own – realize that severe infections and abscesses in the mouth are extremely dangerous and can lead to death. So, what qualifies as a dental emergency? If you are experiencing any of the dental problems below, remain calm and contact Affinity Dental immediately for help.

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Oh No! You’ve Chipped a Tooth!

Monday, March 23rd, 2015
If you've fractured a tooth then you should head to the dentist.

If you’ve fractured a tooth then you should head to the dentist.

If you’ve got problems with depth perception then drinking from glasses can be a very dangerous endeavor. You bring the glass up to your lip and it rams right into your tooth. Now, this has been happening for a while and now you’ve got a new problem. That glass of delicious apple juice just chipped your tooth. Now what? (more…)