What is a Dental Emergency?
If you’re suffering from any kind of dental pain or other oral health concern, you need to get help right away. Whether your trouble is caused by a toothache, broken tooth, a missing tooth, or some other concern, it is always best to seek immediate treatment. If you are unsure whether to call your doctor, head to the emergency room, or just wait it out, we suggest using this simple guideline:
Go to the emergency room: Critical pain (Unbearable pain, needs to be treated without delay.)
Call us immediately (24/7): Urgent (It hurts and you can’t wait until tomorrow)
Call Us the Next Business Day: Non-urgent (It hurts but you can deal with it)
Dealing with a dental emergency can be both frightening and overwhelming. To help you cope with any situation you may find yourself in, we have some helpful tips: