Emergency Dental

Dental Emergencies

Rosanna Family Dental provides emergency dental health care services at affordable prices. Our emergency dentists are skilled at handling all dental emergencies.

Common dental emergencies :

  • Toothache
  • Impacted wisdom tooth
  • Chipped or broken tooth
  • Dental trauma or accidents resulting in tooth loss

Our experienced dentist access the condition of your mouth and provide the required treatment on the same day to lessen the pain.Teeth can often be saved if immediate action is taken.

We are open on Saturdays and late nights up till 7 p.m on Wednesdays and Thursdays

For all you dental emergencies please call us on (03)94591194

What should I do in dental emergency?

When dental emergency occur, it is very painful and stressful. We need to be fast and quick to take action for dental emergency. Please call Rosanna Family Dental at (03)94591194 to get same day appointment and deal with dental emergencies at affordable price.

The Australian dental association has great advice for measures to take in certain dental emergencies.

Toothache

Toothache is the sign that you need to see your local dentist as soon as possible. In the meantime you can clean the cavity by rinsing and flossing. If swelling is present cold pack from outside are advisable and take painkillers over the counters, use the pain medication you know you are safe with. Do not Place any medication on the tooth especially Aspirin as it can lead to burns.

Knocked out Tooth

If dirty rinse tooth in milk holding the crown (not the roots). If milk not available clean it with plain water and re-implant in socket if possible. If cannot put the tooth in socket then wrap it in glad wrap or place it in milk or patients mouth inside the cheek. Go to the nearest dentist in 30 minutes. Time is really critical in re-implantation

Broken braces or wire

If wire is cutting the cheeks place cotton ball or if wire embedded in cheek let the dentist do it. Do not attempt to take it out. If bracket is de-bonded or came off SEE YOUR ORTHODONTIST

Broken Tooth /Dental Accident

Try to clean the debris from the injured areas with warm water. Do cold compress from outside next to broken tooth which will minimise swelling.Try to find all bits which are missing bring them to the dentist, keep them moist, some of pieces can be bonded back on. Go to the dentist as soon as possible.

Bitten tongue or lip

Apply direct pressure to bleeding area with clean cloth will help with bleeding to stop immediately. Cold compresses help with bleeding to stop and minimise swelling. If bleeding does not stop, cut is severe and deep then see your nearest dentist or hospital

Objects wedged between teeth

Try to floss to get the objects out if you could not do it then see your local dentist immediately.