Untreated dental emergencies can lead to further complications if not immediately addressed by our dentists. Call our London office at (517) 777-2020 to schedule an appointment on the same day, so our dentists can treat your problem as soon as possible.
If your teeth are broken or cracked, try to save any pieces of your tooth and call our office as quickly as possible. In the meantime, we recommend doing the following:
If your jaw breaks, it’s a severe dental issue. Your London dentist recommends following the guidelines below to prevent further damage and reduce pain:
Adult teeth are strong, but they aren’t indestructible. If dental trauma occurs, immediately call our office to schedule your emergency appointment. If your teeth are knocked out, they have the highest chance of being saved within one hour. In the meantime, follow these steps:
A toothache happens for a lot of reasons. It may be from dental trauma, infection, trapped food, or other obstructions between the teeth causing the irritation. If you’re experiencing a severe toothache, our dentists recommend the following:
If there’s an object lodged between your teeth, follow these guidelines to safely remove the obstruction:
Knowing the difference between a dental emergency and a non-emergency situation is important to reduce panic. You’ll know when it’s necessary to come in for same-day urgent care and when it’s safe to wait for an appointment. These are considered non-emergency situations:
Our London dentists and dental team will work with you to address your dental needs in a timely manner. We’ll also notify you if you require a follow-up visit after undergoing a dental procedure to check the condition of your oral health.
A dental emergency can come unexpectedly at any time of the day or night. If you’re experiencing one or more of these symptoms, you’re in need of emergency dental care:
If you experience a dental emergency, be sure to call our London dental practice at (517) 777-2020 as soon as possible. If you need immediate attention after hours, call our emergency phone number and our on-call staff member will help you. If you are unable to reach our office during an emergency, dial 911 or visit the nearest emergency room.
We’re here to help you, any time, any day. When your dental health is at risk, we’ll do everything we can to make sure that you’re treated as soon as possible.