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Emergency exam

What qualifies as a Dental Emergency Exam?

  • Emergency exam includes aching tooth, feeling irritations and sensations indicating an infection in the teeth or gums
  • Swelling in the jaw due to infections. Trauma resulting in fracturing of the tooth
  • What happens on an emergency visit to a dentist?

    The dentist takes X-rays and performs a restricted examination centered on the dental emergency and the effective treatment. When an emergency arises, it may be essential to refer the patient to a specialist as soon as possible.

    Several dental emergencies can be prevented or stopped if frequent cleanings and checkups are conducted regularly. These checkups can effectively aid in the detection of dental problems at the initial stages when they can be easily treated.


    An emergency in dentistry means a serious dental problem that needs quick attention, like severe pain, bleeding, or a bad infection.

    Some emergency dentists are open on Sundays, but it varies by location. You should call to check if one near you is open.

    You can find emergency dentists in the USA by searching online, calling your regular dentist for referrals, or contacting a local dental office for recommendations. such as Smile Experts Dental.

    Yes, an emergency dentist may extract a tooth if it’s necessary to treat a severe issue like infection, trauma, or extreme pain.

    All new patients receive oral exam, digital x-rays for $89.
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