What Dental Problems Might Need Urgent Treatment?
If you are experiencing severe pain, swelling, or excess bleeding in or around the mouth, it may indicate a serious problem that should be addressed right away. Contact us at See Me Smile Dental of Oxnard for advice on the best course of action for your situation. In any case of urgent concern, you can also visit your local emergency room for medical attention.
How Can Dental Emergencies Be Prevented?
See Me Smile Dental of Oxnard recommends taking a few simple steps to protect your and your family’s teeth from unexpected dental emergencies. This includes staying current with exams and cleanings at least twice per year, avoiding hard objects like ice and candy when wearing braces, using protective gear while playing contact sports, and lowering sugar intake to prevent cavities and gum disease.