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New Guidelines for Knocked-Out Teeth

New guidelines for knocked out teeth

As fall sports in Winston-Salem swing into full gear for kids and teens, it’s important to look at what to do if a tooth (or teeth) gets knocked out. We dentists refer to a knocked-out tooth as an “avulsed” tooth. If a tooth gets knocked out, the blood vessels and supporting tissues are damaged too. …