However, in the excitement of the holiday season, children often sustain traumatic injuries to their teeth.
the best thing to do is visit the dentist immediately. Endodontists are dentists with special training in managing traumatic dental injuries.
and avoid touching the root. Put the tooth in milk until you reach your dentist.
allowing the gums and bone to reattach and heal.
and if necessary, a root canal treatment will be performed within two weeks.
if all procedures are done properly, and the tooth is managed correctly, even an avulsed tooth can last a lifetime.
to learn more about traumatic injuries to teeth and how they can be treated.