Dental 911! Coverage and an After-Hours Emergency

Dental 911! Coverage and an After-Hours Emergency

Apr 16, 2019

Oral hygiene is a very delicate matter and some injuries require emergency treatment. A knocked out, broken, a cracked tooth or any other kind of injury can happen at any point of time. You can visit the Warm Family Dentistry in Salt Lake City, UT for any kind of dental emergency.

There can be many reasons to visit the emergency office of the dentist:

  • Missing a large tooth
  • Nerve damage in the tooth
  • Broken or knocked out tooth
  • Cracked tooth

Here are the things that you need to do if any of these emergencies occur:

1). Stop

First thing that you need to do is to STOP and make a call to the dentist and book an emergency appointment. Make sure that you have your dentist’s number so that in such situations there can be a person to contact.

Find a doctor who would be able to help you anytime apart from his work hours and get the digits. Do save the number in your cell incase of such emergencies.

2). Drop

If you have a broken tooth, then keep the tooth in a container of either milk or your saliva and make sure that you compress the socket in order to manage bleeding. Try pushing the knocked out tooth in the socket and bite down on the are with a wet tea bag or moistened gauze.

If there is more blood, then apply a cold compress which would help you to reduce the bleeding and swelling if there is any. If the crack in the tooth is severe then you need to drop by the office immediately.

3). Roll

Do as your dentist asks you to do and reach the dentist’s office for a proper check-up. Warm Family Dentistry is available for your emergency office visits even after the office hours. Get your plan now which would cover the emergency visits for urgent care as well.

Apart from Salt Lake city, UT; Warm Family Dentistry also serves near Taylorsville, Kearns, Murray, West Jordan, and West Valley City. So, you can reach out at any point of time for any kind of emergency.

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