Extractions and other dental emergencies can be handled quickly with your Rochester Hills, MI dentist
At the office of Dr. John Aurelia DDS, we understand that dental problems seem to always have bad timing. If you are experiencing a dental emergency, chances are you are experiencing pain and discomfort, bleeding, difficulty eating, and even embarrassment. When a dental emergency comes up, our patients know they have a dentist who is available to treat them quickly.
In the Rochester Hills, MI office of Dr. Aurelia, we are available to provide the care you need when you need it.
Common Dental Emergencies:
- Chipped teeth
- Lost fillings/crowns
- Swollen gums
If you experience a dental emergency, whether it’s an excruciating toothache that may require extraction or a sports injury that caused a tooth to break or fall out, it’s important to call us right away. There’s always a way to reach us and we’re here to assist our patients at all hours of the day. The following are some ways you can handle a dental emergency while you are waiting to be seen by the dentist:
- Broken/Chipped Teeth –Try to save the broken piece and rinse it with warm water. For pain, try a cold compress.
- Knocked out Teeth – Time is of the essence when a tooth is knocked out. If you have the tooth, try to put it back in the socket or a glass of milk. Avoid touching the root.
- Tooth Pain –Tooth pain can be the result of an infection. Try rinsing the mouth with warm water and using a cold compress.
- Broken Jaw –Head to the nearest hospital emergency room and call us on the way.
For over a decade, Dr. Aurelia has treated his patients with dental emergencies. Call us to learn more about our comprehensive dental services and you can trust that you are in good hands if an emergency arises.
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