A broken, chipped, or dislodged tooth can cause significant pain, sensitivity, and potential complications if left untreated. Don't let this dental emergency jeopardize your overall oral health. At Black Point Dental, we provide prompt and effective care to address your needs and restore your smile.
If you're experiencing a dental emergency related to a broken, chipped, or dislodged tooth, call us at (888) 955-5922 or visit our office in Honolulu, HI. Dr. Patrick Ferguson, a member of the Hawaii Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Board of Oral Implantology, is ready to help.
A broken, chipped, or dislodged tooth can result from facial trauma, biting into hard foods, or other accidents. If left untreated, this issue can lead to infections, dental abscesses, and even more severe health problems. Ensuring timely and appropriate care is crucial for protecting your oral health and preventing further complications.
Factors that can contribute to a broken, chipped, or dislodged tooth include:
- Poor oral hygiene
- Mouth injury or trauma
- Teeth grinding or clenching
- Falls or accidents during contact sports
- Dental wear from eating and biting
- Chewing on hard foods (candies, nuts, or ice)
- Large failing fillings/restorations
Symptoms of a broken, chipped, or dislodged tooth may include:
- Sharp pain or tooth sensitivity, particularly when eating or drinking
- Visible damage to the tooth, such as cracks or missing pieces
- Discomfort when touching the affected tooth or surrounding gum tissue
During your emergency appointment at Black Point Dental, Dr. Ferguson will assess the damaged tooth and recommend the most appropriate treatment based on the severity of the injury. Options may include:
Don't let a broken, chipped, or dislodged tooth compromise your well-being. This is an issue you are going to want to address right away.
Contact Black Point Dental for immediate assistance and expert care. To schedule an emergency appointment or for more information, call us at (888) 955-5922, request an appointment online, or visit our office in Honolulu, HI.