In normal circumstances, if you had a dental emergency, the first course of action would be to go to the dentists to have them treat the issue. Unfortunately, the main characteristic of any emergency, dental or not, is that they happen unexpectedly. As such, they do not necessarily comply with your dentist’s normal opening hours.
Thankfully, many dentists have contingencies for out of hours emergencies, whereby a dentist within the practice will be on standby to treat patients with a dental emergency. However, that is not the case with every dental practice, so the question is what do you do if you have a dental emergency at home, and cannot see a dentist for serval hours? Worse, what if the emergency occurs on a Friday evening and you have to get through the entire weekend?
With no other option but to wait, there are some ways you can temporarily treat several dental emergencies. Although you would never be able to administer something like dental implants on youreslf, below are nine dental emergency treatments you can help treat at home.