With the summer season starting in a few short days, it is important to be mindful of your oral health. Summer is a time for vacations and plans with friends and family. We would hate for you to experience a dental emergency and for your plans to be interrupted. One of the best ways to avoid a dental emergency is through routine dental care. Even if you take excellent care of your teeth, an emergency can occur at any time. One of the most common dental emergencies is a cracked tooth.