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A Sudbury MA Dentist On Dental Emergency Travel Tips

Posted by Janice Spada, D.M.D. on Tue, Jun 25, 2013 @ 12:54 PM

sudbury ma dentist on dental care traveling tipsSalt

There’s nothing like a toothache to ruin a vacation. Small packets of salt are easily packed or found at a restaurant. Rinse with warm salt water to dislodge packed food or to reduce swelling. If the problem persists contact a Dentist.

Temporary filling material

You never know when or where you might lose a filling, and having temporary filling material on hand will not only relieve discomfort, but will also keep food away from the now-exposed cavity. Temporary filling material is sold over the counter and is available at most local drugstores. But even if you use a filling material, it’s still critical to get to a dentist as soon as possible.

Orthodontic Wax

Orthodontic wax is helpful for dislodged or loose brackets. You can also use wax for a chipped tooth. Contact a dentist as soon as possible.

Contact Info

Take your Dentists contact information is case you have a problem. Your Dentist can be a good resource in assisting you locate another Dental professional located in another state.


Don’t forget your floss. You should floss daily since food and bacteria lodge between your teeth.

Topics: Dentist Sudbury MA, Dental Emergencies

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