No one on this planet is free of the possibility of a dental emergency. Whether you’re a basketball player, or simply love eating caramel apples, the risk of a dental emergency plagues all of us at any given time. With that being said, dental emergencies can often spark a kind of panic that is not present and other kinds of medical emergencies. Getting to the dentist as soon as possible after an emergency is the key to maintaining your dental health, but knowing what counts as a dental emergency is also very important. These are the five most common dental emergencies that can happen to you or me:
As you can tell, dental emergencies range in severity, but the best thing you can do is be prepared by having a local dentist’s number in your phone in case of an emergency. If you live in the Greenwood area or its surrounding communities, feel free to save our number in your phone. Kids First Dental is there for you in your times of need!