Emergency Dentistry

Experiencing a Dental
Emergency in Danville?

Help is Here for Rapid Relief

While experiencing a dental emergency in Danville is no laughing matter, we always joke that they seem to have a knack for occurring at the absolute worst time. From dental pain to a tooth that’s been knocked out or broken, there’s a situation for every dental emergency that can do more harm than good to your smile. No matter how you ended up here, you don’t deserve to be the one struggling with pain, discomfort, even dental anxiety. Dr. Paul and the team at Danville Dental Care are your go-to guides when an unfortunate dental emergency needs fixed ASAP.

What is a Dental Emergency?

Beyond just general tooth pain or discomfort, do you know how to tell if you’re struggling with a dental emergency? Besides having your tooth knocked out while playing your favorite sport or losing a filling or crown, there are many instances where you could be experience a dental emergency in Danville, including:

  • A badly cracked tooth with pain and swelling
  • A deep bite to the tongue or lip
  • An extremely painful toothache
  • Objects stuck in your mouth
  • An abscess or painful infection of the bone and gum
  • A deep cut to your gum
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Helpful Tips Until You Can See Us

Most dental emergencies in Danville are accompanied by discomfort or even severe pain, and no one should have to deal with or experience that. Here are some things you can do to help yourself before we see you and your smile:

  • Keep a knocked out tooth moist by placing it back in its socket or in milk
  • Soothe a swollen cracked tooth with a cold compress and warm water rinse
  • If you bite your tongue or lip, clean the area gently with water and apply a cold compress
  • Rinse your mouth with warm water for a toothache and floss to remove lodged debris
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