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Managing loose and chipped teeth at home

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Chipped and broken teeth are commonly caused by accidents, sports injuries or trauma. Loose & Chipped Tooth Repair

Chipped and broken teeth are mostly caused by accidents, sports injuries or trauma.

But when these dental emergencies occur they can be not only visually unappealing but very painful and damaging to your overall oral condition.

Call 020 8224 7562 to book an emergency appointment.

Broken & loose teeth – is it an emergency or not?

Broken and loose teeth are classed as dental emergencies. This is because they can pose long-term risks to your oral health.

The Gentle Dental are experts in restorative and cosmetic dentistry.

As highly trained experts with years of experience fixing and correcting broken and chipped teeth, we can help you.

6% of adults in the UK have no natural teeth; most of them wear dentures – dentaly.org

We are able to offer you a range of fast, durable and effective solutions to solve the problem like dental implants, crowns and dental bonding.

To view our update emergency dental care services under COVID-19 click here.

How to stop a toothache from a broken tooth

Missing teeth can be a serious confidence blow. Many will be aware of the damage one or more missing teeth can do to one’s confidence, but the negative effects don’t stop there, and can even contribute to broader health risks.
Dental implant candidate. Recovery was successful and the patient was very happy with the results. Healing period took four months.

 

Broken teeth can cause excruciating pain.

Often occurring at the most inconvenient times, the pain from broken and chipped teeth can sometimes be so unbearable that it interrupts your daily routine.

Before booking an emergency appointment, there are certain techniques that you can do to manage the symptoms and effects of a broken/chipped tooth at home.

This will help to subside any discomfort you are experiencing.

However, if the pain is too unbearable and persists, please contact us straight away.

Call 020 8224 7562.

These include:

  • Rinsing to clean your mouth
  • Place ice for 15 minutes to reduce any swelling
  • Place clean gauze inside the mouth to reduce the bleed
  • Chew on the side of your mouth
  • Take ibuprofen (following label directions)
  • Avoid acidic foods and drinks as well as chewy and sugary foods
Great service from the team at Gentle Dental including Dr Ali and Vanessa, would highly recommend! I was seen on very short notice and my worries were settled immediately. Thank you! – Vanessa, Hampton
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Emergency Dentist Surrey

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Patients can be seen immediately.

Our restorative and cosmetic clinic based in East Molesey accepts an array of patients from all over Surrey and south-west London.

Easy accessible by car and close to all major train and bus routes, we offer free parking to all patients visiting our clinic.

Visiting us for a comprehensive emergency dental service will result in you receiving the best, careful care.

Our specialist and highly qualified dental staff are readily available to treat any oral health concern or pain you may be experiencing.

Call 020 8224 7562 to book an appointment.

Same-day treatments available

Our recommended clinic often receives many referrals from other local dental practices unable to deliver a certain level of patient care.

The technique of our dental team, convenient location and size of our practice means that we are able to accept an array of new patients from all over the county and beyond.

We accept patients from:

Contact Dr Ali Rifai today for any pressing concerns or enquiries.

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