We here at Dazzling Smiles Dental treat emergency patients on a daily basis so we know what to expect and exactly what to do to help you. Toothaches and pain can be like no pain you have ever experienced. It can range from general discomfort and sensitivity to unbearable and throbbing pain. And to top it all off at times taking pain killers DOES NOT work. For this reason, it is vital to contact us as soon as possible before your situation goes from bad to worse.
There are many reasons why you may need to visit an emergency dentist:
These are some easy steps to follow before you can get in to see an emergency dentist in Craigieburn
*Please consult your doctor for dental emergencies before following any of these steps*
Step 2) It is vital to keep your pain threshold at a high. This can be achieved by taking pain killers at regular intervals prior to your appointment. Take 2 Nurofen tablets (ibuprofen)
Step 3) Wait for 2 hours and take 2 Panadol tablets (paracetamol)
Step 4) Wait another 2 hours and repeat step 2.
Remember to check your maximum dosages for Nurofen and Panadol. This is written on the box.