For more information on how to handle specific situations, please visit the Emergency Appointments page.
When we get hurt, our bodies are designed to start the healing process right away. So even if you have a small cut on your lip, you could still bleed a lot. Mouth wounds can seem worse than they really are because of this increased blood flow.
If your child has any of the following symptoms, please call Smile Explorers’ office in Norterra immediately:
Please seek help from our pediatric dentist as soon as possible if your child is has suffered an oral injury. We’ll assess your child quickly and determine the best course of treatment. Early intervention is key, the sooner we are able to evaluate your child’s dental emergency, the better their chances of avoiding more extensive dental work and a fast return to a normal happy child.