|A letter on coronavirus awareness from Cameo Dental Specialists|
Posted on 8/15/2018 by Vladana Babcic Tal DMD
|Oral trauma during a car accident is one of the leading causes of emergency dental visits.
Damage to the face, mouth, and teeth are one of the most common injuries following a motor vehicle accident. Many people neglect to take care of their dental injuries because they are taking care of the rest of their bodies.
It is important to call our office if you were in a traffic accident, so we can look at you and decide if you need dental care for your injuries.
Dental Injuries from a Car AccidentThere are several types of injuries that a person will suffer during a car accident. The faster the vehicle is moving, the more damage to the face and mouth. Whatever you do, don't ever pull your own teeth out, even if they are hanging by a thread. We can save pieces that look beyond repair.
Some of the most common dental injuries from a car accident are:
It is very important to call our office or have a family member call us after a car accident where you suffered dental damage, so we can look at you as soon as possible.
The Cameo doctors who lead our experienced and highly trained staff provide exceptional care in a friendly and comfortable environment.
Call Cameo Dental Specialists today to schedule an appointment at one of our locations in Chicago, Berwyn, River Forest and La Grange, IL.
7603 West North Avenue
River Forest, Illinois 60305
3116 Oak Park Avenue
Berwyn, Illinois 60402
475 West 55th Street, Suite 208
La Grange, Illinois 60525
910 W. Van Buren Suite 600
Chicago, Illinois 60607