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Preventing and Treating Dental Emergencies

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Even teeth that are properly cared for can be injured, and patients with chipped or cracked teeth need to be seen by a dentist as soon as possible. At Rush Creek Dentistry, our dentists are skilled in treating a wide variety of types of dental emergencies. 

Types of Dental Injuries

Most dental emergencies involve teeth that have been chipped ...

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What Warrants a Dental Emergency?

Certain dental problems can be annoying and worrisome - but are they emergencies? A dental emergency is defined as something that can’t wait, which may mean you’re suffering a great deal and may have even been injured. In this case, you should call an emergency dentist in Arlington, TX, right away to determine if you need immediate treatment.

Let’s drill down into several situations to find out which symptoms can wait for a dental appointment and which conditions need immediate attention.

Toothache 

Toothaches of any kind aren’t fun. But a toothache that is simply annoying and somewhat painful can usually wait until normal business hours. However, if you experience excruciating pain or have ...

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What to Do When Tooth Pain Interrupts Your Life

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If you’ve ever had a toothache, you already know firsthand how much it can disrupt your life, from your sleep at night to the activities you need to do during the day. Tooth or gum pain can make it difficult to eat. Without treatment, there can be serious ramifications on your overall wellbeing.

Don’t let oral pain overtake your life. Day or night, you can contact Rush Creek Dentistry for emergency dentistry services to find out how to stop tooth pain.

Do You Need a Root Canal?

One of the most common reasons for tooth pain is an infection deep in the root of the tooth. It may start out as a minor ...

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Are You Having a Dental Emergency? 5 Signs to Watch For

Dental Emergencies | Arlington TX

Dental emergencies happen, and when they do, it seems they are more likely to happen outside of your dentist’s normal office hours.

But are you sure what you are experiencing is truly an emergency? Some dental issues can easily wait until the next day or after the weekend.

Here are some ways to figure out if you need emergency dentistry services from your Arlington, TX, dentist.

5 Signs You Are Having a Dental Emergency

Some signs that your situation might constitute a dental emergency and you need to make an immediate call to your dentist include the following:

  1. You have a toothache that is causing you excruciating pain.
  2. Your mouth is bleeding and it will not seem ...

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Dental emergencies

Dental Emergency in Arlington TX, Rush Creek Dentistry

No matter how careful you are, emergencies may not be avoidable. Accidents happen, toothaches strike suddenly, and a tooth or appliance can break when you are doing something as simple as eating dinner. In case of a dental emergency, you should see your dentist as soon as possible. Unfortunately, it is not possible to see a dentist immediately, unless you happen to break a tooth right outside our door. First aid can relieve your pain, and minimize the damage.

How should you handle unexpected dental problems?

Knocked out tooth

It is vital to keep the tooth moist at all times. Begin by rinsing your mouth, and the tooth, gently in tepid water. Always ...

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