Dental Emergencies / Dental urgent care
What is a dental emergency?
A dental emergency is any situation that poses an immediate threat to the health of your teeth and supporting tissues. Dental emergencies are often the result of impact to the mouth, but they also can be caused by infection. To ensure the best possible outcome, any dental emergency should be evaluated by a professional immediately.
How soon can I be seen?
We offer same-day emergency services for most conditions: Monday to Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm
After Hours Emergencies:
For severe dental emergencies after hours, such as significant infection, pain, trauma or lost teeth, please call our emergency pager number: (336)750-4019
Dial the pager number, listen for 3 short beeps, enter the call back number including your area code, press #, listen for 3 short beeps to indicate that your number was received, wait for a call back from the clinical staff.
Other Emergency Dental Situations:
- Substantial Toothache
- Significant Sensitivity
- Swollen or Sore Gums
- Jaw Pain
- Broken, Cracked, and Chipped Teeth
- Loose Dental Implant
- Jaw Fracture
Walk-in appointments are welcomed.
We are here to help. We urge you to call us at the first sign of a dental emergency!
Did You Suffer a Traumatic Injury?
Drs. Simoncic and Cross can examine your teeth after a traumatic injury to determine the best treatment.