We always try to salvage the natural tooth when possible. If an infection has gotten into the tooth pulp, we’ll first consider a root canal. This involves removing the pulp, cleaning the tooth, and replacing it with a biocompatible artificial material to support the structure of the tooth.
If you notice some blood in the toothpaste when you brush your teeth, it’s probably nothing to worry about. However, if the bleeding is excessive and uncontrollable, you may have the beginnings of gum disease.
Broken dentures are an urgent issue, but not a critical one. If your dentures break, contact the office and we can schedule an appointment to get a new set made.
Complications from oral surgery include uncontrollable pain, bleeding, swelling, fever, and other issues. If you experience any of these following dental surgery, it’s important to seek emergency treatment.
A dental abscess is a pimple-like spot near an infected tooth. If an abscess develops, emergency treatment is critical. If left untreated, an abscess could spread to other areas of your body including your heart or brain.
If you are in or near Dublin, Ohio, you can trust Avery Dental Center with all of your dental needs, including your emergencies. We are located in Dublin, Ohio. Our staff has the experience and expertise to help you get your emergency under control and administer the appropriate treatment to keep the problem from coming back. We look forward to meeting you and helping you keep your smile healthy and happy at all times.
In most cases, a dental emergency happens without warning, which means it’s not possible to completely avoid it. However, there are some things you can do to reduce your risk: