Instructions for handling some minor common dental emergencies

Urgent Care

Below are instructions for handling some minor common dental emergencies. In the case of a toothache… Gently clean the area around the tooth by rinsing with warm water and gently flossing to remove any particles that may be lodged in the tissue around the tooth. If the pain continues, or if the area around the affected tooth is warm, please call our office to schedule an appointment.   If a lip, gum, cheek, or tongue gets cut… Apply ice to...

In the event of a tooth related emergency

Urgent Care

In the event of a tooth related emergency: Emergencies happen, and we’re here for you when they do.  During office hours, prompt attention will be given to your situation. After office hours, please give the office a call and follow the instructions provided. If you are experiencing a serious or life threatening emergency, please call 911 or visit the nearest emergency room.   Urgent Care at our office Emergency Exams: An emergency evaluation is problem focused to assess the situation...