If you experience a persistent toothache or dental injury, it’s important to be able rely on your local dentist for an emergency appointment. Whether you have a broken tooth, an infection or severe pain, emergency dental services can prevent additional damage.
If you experience a dental emergency, particularly one that is causing you pain, a same-day appointment is ideal in that you will want to get rid of the pain as fast as possible. The appointment will also provide you with a diagnosis and treatment plan that may be completed right there on the spot, or at a later appointment. So not only will you leave the clinic with less pain, but you will also be preventing further damage from occurring.
Same day appointments allow you to quickly deal with your dental emergency without any hassle.
How do you know if your oral injury requires immediate dental care?
Unless you’re in severe pain, it can sometimes be difficult to know if your oral injury requires immediate dental care. Dental emergencies can vary from person to person however to be considered an emergency they usually significantly affect the appearance, function or comfort of ones mouth. Common dental emergencies include:
- Missing crowns or fillings
- Cracked, chipped or broken teeth
- Knocked out teeth
- Broken dentures
- Soft tissue injuries
If you are experiencing severe oral pain, cannot use your mouth properly or have undergone trauma that has greatly altered the natural appearance of your teeth, it’s best to call your dentist right away.
You can trust our Everton Park dentists for same-day appointments for all dental emergencies! We are open 6 days a week and offer late night bookings upon request.