Dental emergencies are common and can happen to anyone. Dental emergencies can involve severe toothaches, broken teeth, or even teeth that have been knocked out. Other emergencies include:
- Severe swelling or bleeding in the gums
- Severe pain in the mouth
- A cracked tooth
- Broken or knocked-out teeth
- Objects caught between teeth
- Objects caught in or around the gums
- Severe mouth or gum infection
- A broken filling
- A broken or chipped tooth
- A broken jaw
When should I seek emergency dental care?
Sometimes situations arise that require emergency dental care. Often, these situations occur after normal business hours. An emergency dentist is a right choice for time-sensitive dental problems. Thankfully, our emergency dentist is available around the clock to help relieve your pain and get you back to your normal routine.
If you are experiencing any sort of dental emergency, call our emergency line right away.
What should I expect when seeking emergency dental care?
When seeking emergency dental care, there are a number of things you can expect:
Examination: Your dentist will carefully examine your mouth, teeth, gums, and jaw to identify the problem.
X-rays: If the dentist cannot determine the problem without an X-ray, he may take one or more to determine what is going on.
Treatment: As per the situation, the dentist will recommend treatment that consists of a filling, bonding, root canal, bridge, crown, or implant.
How can I prevent dental emergencies?
The best way to avoid dental emergencies is to practice good oral hygiene at home and visit our office regularly for a dental checkup. At these visits, we will clean your teeth, examine your mouth for signs of disease, and provide a thorough professional cleaning.
At Biltmore Commons Dental Care, we strive to provide each of our patients with a positive and relaxing experience. If you're ready to experience the best dental care, please contact us at (602) 249-2227 or visit us at 1277 E Missouri Ave Ste 217 Phoenix, AZ 85014.