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5 Steps to Save a Knocked out Tooth

5 Steps to Save a Knocked out Tooth

If a permanent tooth is knocked out, try putting it back in place and go to a dentist immediately. Incase its the milk tooth which is out, you may not really insert back. If you can’t put the permanent tooth back into position, place it in milk and contact your family dentist and Save Knocked out Tooth. If the tooth is just chipped or partly broken; you should make an appointment to see a dentist to fill the tooth or smooth it down.

Save your knocked out tooth!

What to do with your Knocked out tooth? Save knocked out tooth.

Remain calm while you try to find the teeth. 

Pick it up gently, being extra careful to handle it by its crown and not by its roots. 

Gently remove any debris from the teeth. Look for fractures in the roots. If there are none, carefully replace it in its socket, or keep the tooth moist in a cup of milk or, if no milk is available, place the tooth in the mouth next to the cheek. 

Do not attempt to clean the teeth with hard scrubbing or cleaning agents as you could destroy vital nerve tissue. 

See a dentist immediately, preferably within thirty minutes of the accident. 

𝐃𝐨𝐞𝐬 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐥𝐝 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐚𝐧 𝐞𝐱𝐭𝐫𝐚 𝐭𝐨𝐨𝐭𝐡 𝐠𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐭𝐡? 𝐖𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐝𝐨 𝐰𝐡𝐞𝐧 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐬𝐞𝐞 𝐚 𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐨𝐨𝐭𝐡 𝐠𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐭𝐡 𝐛𝐞𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐝 𝐦𝐢𝐥𝐤 𝐭𝐞𝐞𝐭𝐡?

𝘐𝘯 𝘵𝘩𝘪𝘴 𝘷𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘰 𝘋𝘳. 𝘊𝘩𝘪𝘳𝘢𝘨 𝘊𝘩𝘢𝘮𝘳𝘪𝘢 𝘥𝘪𝘴𝘤𝘶𝘴𝘴 𝘢𝘣𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘦𝘹𝘵𝘳𝘢 𝘵𝘰𝘰𝘵𝘩 𝘰𝘳 𝘔𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘰𝘥𝘦𝘯𝘴 𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘥𝘪𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘪𝘵𝘴 𝘦𝘧𝘧𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘪𝘷𝘦 𝘵𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘵𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘴 𝘢𝘷𝘢𝘪𝘭𝘢𝘣𝘭𝘦.

Mesiodens is a supernumerary or extra tooth inside your child’s mouth. Most often, the location of this tooth is behind the central incisors in the palate area, better known as the two upper front teeth. Having mesiodens accounts for only about 1% of the population, so it is a relatively a rare condition.

Treatment depends on the type and position of the supernumerary tooth and on its effect on adjacent teeth. Dr. Chamria explains in depth about Mesiodens and the various treatment modalities which are long term, effective and aesthetically pleasing. Even if the tooth gets knocked out, don’t worry; your tooth has us backed.

𝐑𝐞𝐩𝐚𝐢𝐫 𝐁𝐫𝐨𝐤𝐞𝐧 𝐅𝐫𝐨𝐧𝐭 𝐓𝐨𝐨𝐭𝐡 or Knocked out teeth with 𝐃𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐁𝐨𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠, 𝐕𝐞𝐧𝐞𝐞𝐫𝐬, 𝐂𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐧, Implants etc in One day.

Royal Dental Clinics

What would the dentist you visit do? 

The dentist would reseat the teeth in place. Even if the tooth gets knocked out, we have possible options to restore your teeth in one day.

If the tooth reseats then the dentist would devitalize the tooth outside the mouth. 

The teeth is then seated back into its socket and then attached with the neighbouring teeth. 

The teeth also reduced and kept out bite. 

After 3- 4 weeks then final cap can fixed over this teeth. 

In case the tooth cannot saved then the dentist may opt for an immediate implant placement with restoration and a consult with maxillofacial surgeon. 

Everyday your teeth are exposed to some gnarly wear and tear. It could be due to events like sporting, ageing, trauma or a road accident. Or you just had crooked teeth from the very start. Cosmetic Dentistry is not about impressing people or flaunting high status. The reason why most people get cosmetic dental treatments done is because they want to feel better about themselves. A perfect smile enhances an individual’s confidence involving both in-person and social media interactions.

As per Dr Chirag Chamria, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon at Royal Dental Clinics, “For us, excellence is our constant pursuit. Patients want immediate results & are no longer ready to hold back for days to restore their smile. We strive for nothing less than the mastery of this medium in which we have chosen to craft.”

In case you develop a cavity, cosmetic dentistry will give you a tooth-colored filling and even a matching crown, if necessary.
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