Toothache: Clean the area of the affected tooth. Rinse the mouth thoroughly with warm water or use dental floss to dislodge any food that may be impacted. If the face is swollen, apply cold compresses and contact your dentist immediately.
Cut or Bitten Tongue, Lip or Cheek: Apply ice to injured areas to help control swelling. If there is bleeding, apply firm but gentle pressure with a gauze or cloth.
Chipped or Fractured Permanent Tooth: Contact dentist immediately. Quick action can save the tooth and prevent infection.
Rinse the mouth with water and apply cold compresses to reduce swelling. If possible, locate and save any broken tooth fragments and bring them to the dentist.
Severe Blow to the Head: Take child to the nearest hospital emergency room
Possible Broken or Fractured Jaw: Keep the jaw from moving and take child to the nearest hospital