A dental emergency is a problem involving the teeth, gums, or jaw that requires immediate treatment. There are various types and levels of dental emergencies. Pain, swelling, bleeding, broken or loose teeth are all considered dental emergencies. Sometimes the cause is an accident or trauma, other times symptoms may be subtle and increase over time.
At My Smile Family Dental, dental emergencies are given top priority. Patient comfort is what we care about the most. We can help you with your painful toothache, a knocked-out tooth, infected gums or prevention of further complications. We want you to experience minimal discomfort so you can sleep, eat and breathe as painlessly as possible until the emergency is handled.
Dental emergencies can occur at any place or time, and immediate treatment is often essential to reducing pain, limiting damage, and/or preventing future complications
The term “dental emergency” can be used to describe a variety of oral issues, including:
Quick evaluation and treatment in the case of a dental emergency are very important. If you believe you or your loved one are experiencing a dental emergency, please don’t hesitate to call our office. One of our friendly and compassionate team members will give you instructions on what to do next.