Bleeding

Some bleeding is expected after tooth removal and may occasionally occur after cavities have been fixed with fillings or silver crowns. If unusual or sustained bleeding occurs, place cotton gauze firmly over the bleeding area and bite down or hold in place for fifteen...

Swelling/Abscess

This is a sign of an infected tooth or gums that requires treatment. Treatment options include the use of antibiotics to control the spread of infection and removal of the diseased tooth/teeth. Please call our office as soon as possible to discuss treatment...

Toothache

Tooth pain can be caused by many reasons and usually indicates an active disease that requires immediate attention. If left untreated, a toothache can progress to a severe infection that travels beyond the mouth, leading to significant swelling and illness.

Dental/Facial Trauma

   * Chipped/Broken Tooth  Depending on the extent of injury, it can cause the tooth to be extremely sensitive and may occasionally result in nerve infection. This is a condition that should be discussed immediately with our doctor to determine the appropriate course...