Spring is quickly approaching, and with it, many of our children are signing up for sports. Soccer, softball, hockey: no matter which sports your kids are involved in, there is a risk of tooth injury related to sports. The good news is that advances in dental treatment make tooth injuries reparable; however, it is good to be aware of the types of injuries that may occur as well as the treatment you can expect when you visit your emergency dentist in Los Angeles.
If your child is struck in the face suddenly, there may be a resulting crack that develops in a tooth. This may be difficult to see with the naked eye. There are symptoms that may indicate that there is a crack in a tooth. These include: