What To Do In A Dental Emergency?
Here at CCD, we all know just how easy and fast a child can fall and get hurt. We recommend you not hesitate to take your child to the emergency room or dial 911 in the event your child’s life is at risk. If you feel your child’s injury affects their teeth or jaw, please call us at 843-556-1655. Dr. Paul or an on-call dentist can advise you on the best next moves to help save your child’s tooth or direct you to the emergency room if needed. Listed below are a few top injuries and the first response, but please give us call so we can be sure your child is properly cared for.
Cut or Bitten Tongue, Lip or Cheek
Knocked Out Permanent Tooth
Knocked Out Baby Tooth
Displaced Baby Tooth
Chipped or Fractured Permanent Tooth
Chipped or Fractured Baby Tooth
Possible Broken or Fractured Jaw
An injury to your child’s mouth can be very scary indeed, but know you do not have to do it alone! As a father of 5, uncle, friend with a passion for children in our community, Dr. Paul and staff assure you we are here for you—their parent and biggest advocate.