If you or a family member are immunocompromised or otherwise at risk of complications from COVID-19, you are probably trying to stay home as much as possible. While this is generally a good idea, there are some things that just can’t be put off. Although minor dental problems may be able to wait a few days or a week, there are a few dental emergencies in which you should contact a dentist right away.
Trauma to the Tooth
If you fell or otherwise had trauma to the face, it could knock a tooth loose or free, or it could break the tooth. If any of these three things happen, you need to see a dentist right away. Call your dentist immediately, and they will be able to give you instructions on preserving the tooth until you arrive at their office. Read More