Avulsion Permanent Tooth Treatment
Treatment for a tooth avulsion depends if the tooth is a primary tooth or secondary tooth. Secondary tooth avulsion will require timely dental treatment to realign or re-implant the tooth.
Treatment for a tooth avulsion may include:
- Partially dislodged adult teeth must be returned to their normal position.
- Completely dislodged permanent teeth need to be reimplanted.
- Dislodged primary teeth in children should not be returned to their original position or re-implanted.
- Wound care for dental injuries:
- Antibiotics for dental injuries
- Tooth repair:
- Dental bonding
- Dental crown
- Root canal
- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain:
- Ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil, Nuprin, NeoProfen)
- Ketoprofen (Actron, Orudis, Oruvail)
- Naproxen (Anaprox, Naprosyn, Aleve)
- Celecoxib (Celebrex)
- Narcotic pain medication:
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