Posts Categorized: Dental Emergency

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 »

The Proper Responses To A Dental Emergency

When you experience a dental emergency, which involves any non-life threatening injuries to your teeth or gums, you should see your Astoria, NY, dentist right away. But what about in the immediate aftermath? We have a few tips for limiting your discomfort and injury immediately following your dental emergency. Find out how to control bleeding,… Read more »

Responding To A Dental Emergency

If you chip a tooth, or suffer from an injury to your smile, then you’re experiencing a dental emergency. Provided the issue isn’t life threatening, you should let us know as soon as possible. We have the restorative and cosmetic treatments necessary to restore the health, function, and appearance of your injured teeth. In today’s… Read more »

Is A Damaged Tooth A Dental Emergency?

A dental emergency involves any damage or injury to your teeth or gums. As long as the issue is not life-threatening (at which point you should call 911 or proceed to the emergency room), we can help! In today’s blog, we’re looking at common situations that require care and how our Astoria, NY, patients should… Read more »

Quiz: Responding To Common Dental Emergencies

When you experience a dental emergency, then you need to see us as soon as possible. We can repair almost any damage and find solutions to your discomfort, return your smile to optimal health and function. However, in between your injury and seeing us, we have steps our Astoria, NY, patients can take to address… Read more »

When Do You Need An Emergency Dentist?

A damaged tooth, or sudden pain, means you need to see the dentist as soon as possible. Fortunately, our office provides Astoria, NY, patients with access to emergency dental care. When should you consider an emergency dentist?

What Should I Do In A Dental Emergency?

We refer to a dental emergency as anything involving damage to the teeth or gums. You should see us right away for treatment so we can correct the issue and prevent further complications. However, in between the injury and walking in our door, there are steps you can take to reduce discomfort.