Root Canal Therapy Step By Step

It’s one of the most dreaded and hated dental procedures for patients, although, if it is done properly it is no more painful than any other dental procedure. So, what is a root canal? Do I need one? How do I know I need one? What is done during a root canal? We thought we…

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What Happens at an Emergency Dental Appointment

If you or a loved one are experiencing a dental emergency, we will do our best to find the earliest available appointment to have the problem area addressed and examined. Read below to learn more about what happens at an emergency dental appointment so you can come in with ease of mind. Contact an emergency…

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Emergency Dental Cost Broken Down

Lately, your teeth may have been feeling extremely sensitive to cold fluids, or maybe you just chipped a tooth; while the pain is searing, you can’t help but ignore the looming cost. There are many factors that will affect the cost of an emergency dental procedure including location, severity, and number of teeth affected. While…

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When A Dental Emergency Strikes: What To Do

There are two reasons you might be questioning your need to visit an emergency dentist. Either you: Visibly have damaged teeth Are experiencing some level of oral pain   Both are great reasons to start evaluating whether you should run for the emergency dentist office or not. Certainly, you’re concerned about two things: what’s wrong…

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What is Considered a Tooth Extraction Emergency?

Medical emergencies or really anything unplanned or unexpected always come at the most inconvenient times. Your car breaks down on your way to a big job interview, your cat breaks a leg before you leave for vacation, you trip over a toy car in the middle of the night and chip a tooth on a…

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Wisdom Teeth Removal: 3 Signs to Watch For

Wisdom teeth removal is common. Around adults around ages 17-25 for many reasons. Your dentist might recommend wisdom teeth removal as a preventative procedure for common problems including: Tooth decay from ruptured wisdom teeth not reachable by a toothbrush Lack of space, causing damage to neighboring teeth Gum infection surrounding the wisdom teeth Pain or…

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Modern Dental Procedures to Be Thankful For

Modern Dentistry Has Come A Long Way One of the many things we are thankful for is our wonderful patients. We wouldn’t be where we are today without our patients and dedicated Emergency Dental family. Another blessing we are grateful for is how far modern dentistry has evolved. With new found science and research over…

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Can Holiday Treats Cause Dental Emergencies?

Foods are a daily decision we make… from what we will eat in the morning to midnight snacks. Between meals and mid-day snacks, we often forget to think about our oral health and how these foods affect it. We have put together some helpful tips and reminders for you for this festive season to keep…

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How Emergency Dentists Repair a Chipped Tooth

Teeth are remarkably strong, but it isn’t uncommon for them to chip, crack or break. Many things can cause this including biting down on something hard, being hit in the face or mouth, falling, having cavities, and more. Cracking or breaking teeth can be scary, but don’t fret. Your tooth can be repaired. Emergency Dental…

Can You Go to the Emergency Room for Tooth Pain?

The answer to this question may not be as clear as you think. It’s true that having a dental emergency is scary and creates the instinctive decision to go where all ailments can be cured, or at least most of them. This is further supported when you consider that more than 51 million school hours are lost each year…