What to Do in Case of an Emergency
True orthodontic emergencies are rare but when they do happen, we’re available to help.
If you’re experiencing severe pain or have a painful issue regarding your appliance, contact our office right away at (626) 449-5826 to schedule an emergency appointment.
However, most orthodontic emergencies can actually be treated at home with some common household items. Here are some of the issues and how you can fix them until you see us.
Be Ready For Anything
You might be surprised to learn that you can safely treat many orthodontic emergencies at home until the next time you can come into the office.
The following orthodontic emergencies and their treatments are listed in the order from least severe to most severe.
Only the most severe emergencies require immediate attention by Dr. Chan or Dr. Babaan.