Have you ever wondered what you would do in the case of a dental emergency? What would happen if you cracked a tooth while eating in a nearby restaurant, or your child had an unfortunate encounter with a fast-flying softball? At Brooklyn Dental Group, our dentist, Dr. Martin Bodek, makes handling dental emergencies a priority. If you need a dentist who can quickly fix a broken tooth in Brooklyn, you will want to keep handy the name and number of Brooklyn Dental Group.
At our Flatbush office, our dentist, Dr. Martin Bodek, offers top-quality dental services and exceptional compassionate care. Our practice has been serving the Brooklyn community for over 23 years, and provides a warm and welcoming environment for all of our patients. Dr. Bodek specializes in general dentistry, as well as restorative, cosmetic and emergency dentistry. If you need a doctor to fix a broken tooth in Brooklyn, you can be sure that Dr. Bodek is highly-trained in treating dental emergencies. When a tooth or gums are injured, the problem should not be ignored. Ignoring or delaying treatment of a dental problem can serve to increase the risk of permanent damage to the tooth. If you have a problem, we want you to call our practice immediately so that Dr. Bodek will be able to see you as soon as necessary. He will also be able to determine if the problem can wait or calls for immediate attention.
Tooth problems that may call for the help of an emergency dentist are varied and can take many forms. Some types of dental emergencies include: toothaches that are causing extreme pain; a tooth that has become chipped or broken; a knocked-out tooth; an object is caught between teeth; a filling is lost; a crown or veneer falls out; or a tooth appears to be abscessed with a spot on the gums becoming swollen and painful. There are also many other problems that could call for an immediate need to have our emergency dentist fix a broken tooth in Brooklyn. If a tooth is knocked out, try to put it back in place in the mouth’s tooth socket. If this is not possible, put the tooth in a cup of milk, or in water with a pinch of salt as the third best option. Then call our office immediately. Dr. Bodek works very hard to take the best care of his patients, and always woks to provide the best of dental care and treatment in an emergency. If you would like an appointment to see Dr. Bodek, contact us today at Brooklyn Dental Group to make an appointment.