There are several reasons people visit an emergency dentist, ranging from tooth pain, dental trauma, root canals, chipped teeth, and more. At Roshan Emam DDS in Palo Alto, CA, we use the latest techniques and technology to ensure emergency care is given quickly, efficiently, and conveniently. No appointment is required to avail of emergency care. Instead, we will have your mouth examined immediately and the found issues addressed.
What Is Emergency Dentistry?
Emergency dentistry can be considered instant care for your oral issues. It is a specialized treatment meant to handle dental problems that need immediate attention. The aim is to preserve overall oral health and wellness by addressing problems that cannot wait for an appointment.
What Will an Emergency Dentist Do?
As emergency dentists, we will try to provide immediate relief for your dental emergencies. We allow for walk-in patients and extend prompt care. Also, they can usually quickly schedule an appointment on the same day an oral health emergency occurs.
We will quickly diagnose and determine your issue and give you relief. We specialize in extending prompt care. When same-day dental care is needed, it may become difficult to schedule an appointment with a general dentist.
During such times when immediate dental care becomes necessary, an emergency dentist's office is the place to go.
When Should You Avail Emergency Care?
Many patients are often confused about when to seek emergency dental treatment. If you are facing any of the following conditions, then you should see us right away:
- A knocked-out tooth
- A cracked or broken tooth
- Intense pain in your tooth or gums
- Injury to your jaw
- Broken brackets or wires in your braces
- Wisdom tooth pain
- Anything that requires emergency tooth extraction
It would help if you had immediate treatment to restore the teeth, stop excess bleeding, and even realign the jaw in these situations.
What Is Involved In Emergency Care?
We will start by diagnosing your source of discomfort. Any visible concerns such as gum inflammation, exposed nerves, wisdom teeth eruptions, or restorations falling out will be identified, and immediate relief will be provided.
When you come in for emergency dental care, you may not be in the proper frame of mind to make decisions about your treatment and the costs involved. Hence, you can decide to get permanent relief later.
If you need emergency care, visit our office, Roshan Emam DDS, Dentist in Palo Alto, CA, or call (650) 321-0340 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Emam.