We will be happy to offer our help if you have a dental emergency. Please have a read through these possible situations to help you decide what to do. If you have a regular dentist you can’t access, we can help you deal with the main problem, then provide you with a report to give to your dentist to continue the treatment. Please call us on 01727848080.
|Crown or bridge has come off||Will need recementing. Can wait till next day but the sooner the better to protect the tooth/teeth.
There may be underlying problems that make replacing the crown or bridge difficult or impossible
|Call for advice. An emergency appointment might not be necessary.|
|Severe toothache that is made worse by hot fluids and keeps me up||Likely to be a ‘bad nerve’ that needs to be removed by root canal or a tooth extraction.||Call for advice or to arrange an appointment.|
|Tooth fell out||If it’s an adult tooth, try to put it back in its place. If this is difficult, put the tooth in milk and call us straight away||Go to hospital or call us immediately|
|Loose teeth following trauma such as a fall or a punch||Situation might be better looked at in hospital to ensure no other injuries||Call for advice|
|Lost a filling||Might be due to decay or might have come unstuck.||Call for advice|