Odontophobia, or fear of the dentist, is classified as a phobia in the Diagnostical and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV). Do you know what’s even scarier, however? Finding yourself in a situation where you need emergency dental services.
Most tooth loss in people under 35 years of age is caused by athletic trauma, fights or accidents. If you find yourself in need of an emergency dental procedures, there are a few procedures that may be the main treatment for your injury.
Emergency dental procedures are typically a root canal, or dental implant. The good news? Contrary to popular belief, with today’s technology, root canals are usually no more