Health Tip: If Your Child Has a Dental Emergency

Health Tip: If Your Child Has a Dental Emergency

dental work nyFew things are more frightening for young children and their parents than a true dental emergency.

The American Dental Association suggests how to handle common examples:

• If your child’s tooth is knocked out, place it back in the mouth without touching the root. Otherwise, keep it moist by placing it between your child’s cheek and gum or in some milk. Call the dentist without delay.