A serious facial injury should be treated at once. The sooner you visit your doctor, dentist or an emergency room, the sooner you can get a head start on a successful recovery.
Facial trauma is most commonly the result of a car accident, sports injury or a bad fall. But how do you know the difference between serious and minor facial injuries? There are several good indicators to help in deciding when to seek medical attention:
Mercy offers both emergency care and in-office care for all types of facial cuts, bruises and bone fractures. In addition to providing immediate treatment, we will also check for signs of related problems, such as a possible skull injury.
At Mercy, we will provide the treatment you need – whether it’s a bandage, stitches or advanced surgery. From the moment you walk in to the time your injuries heal, we will keep you informed and as comfortable as possible.