Is a Cracked Tooth a Dental Emergency?

Whether a tooth has decay, has been weakened or was simply compromised in some way, teeth can break and crack. Cracked teeth may cause pain and sensitivity, if the crack is deep enough. In most cases, the crack will start out small and will eventually get larger as more pressure is applied to the tooth itself. Treating a cracked tooth…

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What Is Considered a Dental Emergency

Our patients might wonder when it is okay to contact our dental office in Mesquite, TX to arrange an emergency dental appointment. Here are some of the reasons for contacting us right away for an examination and treatment. Dental Emergency Type 1: A Toothache If you have a toothache, then seek help right away because the problem will get worse!…

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