What is a Dental Emergency?

Dental emergencies can occur at any time and for a variety of reasons, often leaving a person in pain and dealing with severe discomfort. We provide care for a variety of different emergency situations. Some of the more common emergencies include:

Why do you need treatment for a Dental Emergency?

A dental emergency can get worse in a short period of time without proper treatment. Something that would be considered more minor can escalate to where it is a real issue. In some cases, infections may occur and need treatment alongside the actual emergency that you're dealing with at the moment. This is why we recommend quick, adequate treatment as soon as possible.

What are some of the more common Dental Emergencies?

We see a number of different dental emergencies on any given day. For this reason, we recommend coming in to be seen whenever you notice something is wrong. Some of the more common emergencies include,

  • Severe tooth pain and/or infection
  • Swelling in or around your mouth
  • Post-operative complications
  • Trauma to teeth or gums
  • Uncontrollable bleeding
  • Loose or missing restoration

What can be expected while undergoing Dental Emergency treatment?

Patient comfort is a cornerstone of our approach to care which is why we offer same day appointments for dental emergencies. Our goal is to get you relief from your pain and discomfort and to avoid any further complications.

Are you having a dental emergency? We can help! Contact us today!