You need urgent dental care in Rochester, NY attention if you experience:
- Bleeding: Large amounts of blood coming from your teeth indicate that they or the roots and gums beneath them have been seriously harmed. If your teeth start to bleed, place a wet, cold compress next to them and call us immediately.
- Swelling: As with bleeding, swelling around your teeth indicates that there is some serious dental problem that may not otherwise be visible yet. You should take the same precautions.
- Severe Pain: Any amount of dental pain is a bad sign, but especially severe pain indicates that time is of the essence. If the pain is serious enough that you cannot concentrate, or it persists for long periods of time, you should seek immediate attention from a dentist.
- Physical Damage: If a tooth is chipped, broken, or knocked out entirely, you need to act quickly. Recover the bits of tooth that have fallen out and get to a dentist as soon as you can.
Our emergency dentist in Rochester, NY provides urgent dental care for many different situations, whether it be an automobile accident or sudden severe tooth pain. We can repair cracks, chips, or infections, leaving your smile as good as new. If you have a dental emergency, Cornerstone Dental can often see patients the same day!