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Emergency Dental Care

Emergency Dental CareIf you experience a dental emergency, call our offices promptly. If you need immediate attention after hours, please call our emergency phone number and our on-call staff-member will assist you. If you are unable to get a hold of our office during an emergency, call 911.

We are available to you, anytime, any day. When your dental health is at risk, we will take care to do everything we can to get you the attention you need right away. Dental emergencies are rare, however, they can happen. It is important to know how to take care of your teeth.

Some common dental emergencies are as follows:

  • Broken or cracked tooth/teeth
  • Permanent tooth knocked out
  • Object caught between teeth
  • Sever tooth ache

If you experience a dental emergency, be sure to call our practice as soon as possible. If you need immediate attention after hours and are unable to reach our office during an emergency, dial 911.

Prevention

It is best to follow some prevention methods to ensure a dental emergency isn’t something you or your family will have to worry about.

Prevention methods are simple and common sense

  • Wear a mouth guard
  • Avoid hard foods that may chip teeth (popcorn kernels, bones, etc)
  • Don’t open packaging with your teeth
  • Always wear a seatbelt