❯ Dental Emergencies

Dental emergencies are those that require immediate attention. These may include injuries to the teeth, gums, tongue and jaw bone. They are often painful and should be treated by a dentist as soon as possible after the occurrence of the injury. The most common dental emergency is a periapical abscess (swelling). For a listing of some of the most common dental emergencies and the actions to follow if injury occurs, click on the image.