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Emergency Orthodontist – Webster, MA

How to Effectively Care For Braces-Related Emergencies

From severe tooth pain to soft tissue cuts, dental-related injuries can be painful, anxiety-inducing and inconvenient. Fortunately, orthodontic emergencies are relatively rare, which means you will likely get through your entire treatment without ever experiencing one. However, it is best to be prepared, so that if one does arise, you can swiftly leap into action. With this in mind, keep reading to learn how to effectively care for braces-related emergencies. If you’d prefer to speak directly with our team, don’t hesitate to get in touch!

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Why Choose Simply Orthodontics For Emergency Orthodontic Care?

How To Handle an Orthodontic Emergency

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The Most Common Orthodontic Emergencies

Whether your orthodontic emergency is relatively minor or one that results in immense pain, it is important to remember that all braces-related injuries require a visit to your orthodontist. Neglecting to seek care when the issue first arises can result in further damage, delaying your treatment timeline significantly. That being said, there are a few actions you can take at home to protect your teeth and gums until your appointment!

Understanding the Cost of Orthodontic Emergencies

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As previously mentioned, our team will go above and beyond to treat your orthodontic emergency in an efficient and affordable manner. Even if a more extensive solution is required, you won’t have to stress about the cost; we offer several financial solutions that are designed to keep your treatment affordable! From dental insurance and flexible financing to our preferred plan, there’s a good chance we can find an option that fits within your monthly budget.

How to Prevent Orthodontic Emergencies

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While accidents aren’t entirely avoidable, many braces-related emergencies are preventable. With this in mind, make sure to abide by the below best practices throughout your treatment:

If you have any further questions about orthodontic emergencies or would like to schedule an appointment, contact our office today!

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