Emergencies always seem to happen when you least expect them to. That’s why it’s important for us to provide emergency dentistry services so that we could be there for patients when they need it the most. If an emergency occurs, you can count on our team at Palos Heights Family Dental to be there for you when the unexpected happens!
Need Urgent Dental Care?
What Constitutes As a Dental Emergency?
At our office, we see patients with emergencies the same day they call. Our goal is to treat patients’ dental issues quickly to help them get back to enjoying a healthy, beautiful smile once more. Wondering if you need to come in for urgent dental care? Here are some of the most common issues that require emergency dentistry:
- Broken Crown, Bridge, or Denture
- Chipped or Cracked Tooth
- Infected Bump on Gums
- Lost Permanent Tooth
- Sudden Jaw Pain
Dental Emergency FAQs
How can I get an appointment when I am having a dental emergency?
It’s simple! Just call our office right away so that we can expect you and head on in. We aim to see patients the same day they call, so just reach out to us and we’ll get you in immediately!
What should I expect for a dental emergency visit?
Emergency visits vary depending on your dental concerns. Usually, we start by taking any necessary X-rays and examining your dental issue. Once we pinpoint the problem, we’ll discuss your treatment options and the prices before moving forward with treatment. We want you to feel comfortable, so please feel free to ask questions!
Is emergency dentistry covered by insurance?
It depends on your provider. Some insurance plans cover a certain number of emergency visits while others don’t. If you’re unsure about your emergency coverage our team can look into it for you. If you aren’t covered, don’t stress. We also offer a variety of flexible payment methods to ensure that you can get the urgent dental care you need without breaking the bank.