Dental trauma can happen at any time which is why we’re here to help 24/7. If you are searching for an, “Emergency dentist near me,” it’s a safe bet that you need help now. Treating urgent dental situations with the same attention and gentle compassion as we do during normal business hours, our staff of professionals offer 24-hour care for severe toothaches, broken teeth, damaged crowns, and all ailments that lead you to search for “Emergency Dentist Near Me”.
Minor toothaches may suggest a cavity and can usually wait until a scheduled appointment. However, some toothaches are very painful and could be caused by an infection or an abscess. This should be treated as soon as possible through a root canal treatment or an extraction. If you have a very painful and persistent toothache it may be a serious issue and you should give us a call immediately.
BROKEN, CHIPPED, OR CRACKED TEETH
Broken, chipped, or cracked teeth are considered structural damage and can be very painful when the damage extends to the root. Gentle Care’s Emergency Dentists will evaluate your tooth to see if the issue can be repaired using dental bonding. If the damage is more severe you may need a dental crown or porcelain veneers. Either way our emergency dentists are here to soothe the pain and work towards saving your natural teeth.
If you have lost a tooth from dental trauma it is essential that you see an emergency dentist immediately. If you have possession of the dislodged tooth and it’s been a short amount of time since the tooth was lost it may be possible to return the natural tooth to the original socket. The sooner you see a dentist the higher the chance that the natural tooth can be returned to the original socket and saved. If your tooth cannot be saved our emergency dentists will walk you through your options to replace the tooth using a dental implant or other tactics.
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901 N Stuart St., Ste. 101, Arlington, VA 22203
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