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What to Do When You Crack or Chip Your Tooth

happy man at the dentistCracking or chipping a tooth can leave you staring in the mirror, unsure how to respond. There are a few simple steps you can take to get out of pain and make your smile radiant again.

Quick Relief and Treatment

The most important thing you can do is book with us as soon as possible. Left untreated, a damaged tooth isn’t just uncomfortable; it’s dangerous. Over time, it may get worse and become infected, which puts your overall health at risk.

To manage pain, we recommend avoiding hot or cold food and drinks. You might also want to use over-the-counter painkillers, depending on your degree of discomfort.

Finding the Right Fix for You

There are many options to fix a broken tooth. We’ll determine the right treatment for you based on the severity of the injury and the health of the damaged tooth and surrounding teeth. Our team will also take into consideration your oral health goals and finances.

Some options might include

We’ll Help You Keep Your Smile Strong

Don’t wait and risk your tooth getting worse. Contact us today so we can get started with exceptional dental care.

* Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.

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