WHAT TO DO IF YOU HAVE KNOCKED YOUR TOOTH OUT?
Knocked your tooth out? Tooth come out as a whole?
If the tooth has fractured as a result of trauma causing loss of consciousness, nausea and disorientation you need to go to a hospital emergency room for evaluation immediately.
- Look for the tooth!
- Hold the tooth by its crown ( the white part not the root) and follow one of the alternatives
- Place the tooth back into its place. Do not place back a baby tooth!
- Place the tooth in some milk. Alternatives to milk but not the best are saline or your saliva.
- Go to your dentist immediately! Teeth replanted within the first 15 minutes has the best chance of survival!
Time matters! Call us immediately on 03 93742244 and request for an emergency appointment!