Posts Categorized: Dental Emergency

What Should I Do If I Chip A Tooth?

When you chip or crack a tooth, this isn’t just a cosmetic issue. In fact, even minor damage is considered a dental emergency, one that could lead to major complications unless treated! In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist looks at how to respond to chipped teeth, and what we can do to restore your… Read more »

The First Steps When Faced With A Dental Emergency

A dental emergency situation could cause discomfort, and over time, lead to serious complications like tooth decay or even tooth loss. Fortunately, your Astoria, NY, dentist has treatment options ready to address common dental emergencies. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how you should respond to these issues before seeing our team.

Treating The Unexpected With Emergency Dentistry

A dental emergency is never planned, and often, they don’t happen during regular business hours. But treating an emergency situation is crucial for preventing serious pain, or dental complications such as tooth decay or dental infection. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about how we treat the unexpected with emergency dentistry.

Is Dental Pain An Emergency Situation?

Do you have an ache in your tooth that seems to grow worse each day? Do you have persistent tooth sensitivity that hasn’t abated, even as the weather has warmed? Then your dental pain could be a potential dental emergency, such as a cavity or infection. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist looks at… Read more »

We’re Talking About Dental Emergencies

We’re still here to help residents of Astoria, NY, and surrounding communities who find themselves faced with a dental emergency. We don’t want injuries or advanced decay to lead to discomfort or even a lost tooth. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about what you can do to manage your initial discomfort, and how… Read more »

Dental Emergency Treatment

Right now, our team is only offering emergency treatments for patients in Astoria, NY. We’re doing this to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of our patients and team members. But when should you contact us for treatment, what actually is a dental emergency? We’re going to look at some common… Read more »

Treating Your Dental Emergency

A dental emergency means you have suffered an injury to your teeth or gums that is not life threatening, but still requires attention to avoid serious complications. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist discusses what you can do to address these situations, and why seeing us as soon as possible is crucial for staying… Read more »

What Do You Do When a Toothache Comes Back?

Toothaches aren’t always a big problem for most people. If they feel a bit of sensitivity in their teeth, they might be able to ignore it, or put an over-the-counter (OTC) oral analgesic on it to numb the feeling. However, chances are that the toothache will come back if it’s only treated with a home… Read more »

Is A Chipped Tooth A Dental Emergency?

A dental emergency means any damage or pain to your teeth or gums. If the issue is potentially life threatening, you should proceed to the nearest emergency room or call 911. Otherwise, your Astoria, NY, dentist can offer repair for everything from aching teeth to loose restorations, or even a chipped or cracked tooth.

What Happens When I Knock Out A Tooth?

Dental emergencies happen when we least expect it. One minute, you’re playing with your friends on the court and the next, you have a knocked-out tooth. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how we address common dental emergencies, such as knocked-out teeth. We’re also talking about ways our Astoria, NY, patients can protect their smiles… Read more »