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What Should I do When a Tooth is Knocked Out?

What Should I do When a Tooth is Knocked Out?

Friday, 25 September 2020
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A tooth being knocked out can be an incredibly stressful time, but here are a few tips to help you through. Let’s make sure our patient is ok. Take a steady breath and remain calm. We know that this sounds difficult, but someone needs to be calm in this situation, and it is unlikely to be the person with the tooth knocked out! Ask the patient to sit down so that you can have a look in their mouth. Asking...

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Your Child’s First Dental Visit

Wednesday, 12 August 2020
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At what age should a child first visit the dentist? Children should visit the dentist for their first examination at approximately one year of age or when their first teeth have come through. Visiting the dentist at an early age ensures that children and parents learn about all aspects of oral health and prepare you for what is going to happen as your children grow and their teeth and jaws develop. What to expect at your child’s first visit? The...