An injury to the gums the teeth or the bone that hold the tooth socket (the alveolar) or in the soft tissues of your mouth to include the tongue and lips all fall under the heading of a dental trauma that may be caused by:
Usually a dental trauma will be the result of an accident such as a fall, sports injury or a car crash. Fighting or physical abuse are another causes of dental trauma
Treatment will of course, depend on what the trauma was. You will need a thorough investigations and examination by a dentist especially if the accident or trauma has resulted in a loose tooth. Often when one tooth is damaged the other near it may also have some degree of damage which is why a careful examination is necessary.
Your Emergency Dentist in London will be able to address any type of dental trauma that you might have. But it is always important to get help early. Call us for help with an injury as soon as you can.