About Emergency Dental Care
Some dental issues (like a cracked tooth, jaw pain, a toothache, and others) need quick relief. When these dental emergencies occur, individuals in the Sterling Heights, MI area are urged to call our dentists at DentalWorks - Sterling Heights for help and assistance. Our dentists will answer every question about the patient’s dental situation and talk about temporary relief and longer lasting options. For problems during regular office times, the patient is usually able to come in to DentalWorks - Sterling Heights for emergency care, but for problems that occur after office hours, our dentists will be contacted and given the patient’s information, so our dentists can help the patient decide the best course of action. Patients may also schedule an appointment at DentalWorks - Sterling Heights any time online for problems that do not require immediate relief.
What to Expect
For after-hours emergency dental care, the individual should call DentalWorks - Sterling Heights and leave a message with our answering service. Our dentists (or a local qualified dentist, if our dentists aren't reachable) is called and the patient’s information and number is given to our dentists, who will reach out to the patient. Typically dental emergencies will be taken care of with a prescription called in to an emergency pharmacy and the individual is scheduled to come to DentalWorks - Sterling Heights first thing in the morning. If the individual experiences a major emergency of uncontrolled bleeding, intense pain, and/or signs of an infection (swelling and fever, our dentists will typically refer the patient immediately to the nearest emergency room if it is after hours.
Our dentists will typically schedule a follow-up appointment to assess the patient’s progress or to finish any other procedures. Our dentists will discuss with every patient about specific aftercare instructions that need to be followed exactly for maximum relief. Patients will continue to plan annual dental examinations and twice yearly dental cleanings at DentalWorks - Sterling Heights so our dentists can find and treat any developing problems that may require emergency dental care.
Oral health emergencies shouldn't be left untreated over financial concerns. DentalWorks - Sterling Heights will work with the patient’s insurance carrier to get their maximum coverage. DentalWorks - Sterling Heights takes a variety of payment options and offers financing plans to help make emergency care affordable.
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Relief Right Now
Some of the most urgent dental issues, like a lost filling or chipped tooth, have a habit of happening whenever they are least convenient. Fortunately, DentalWorks - Sterling Heights provides emergency dental services. When you have a problem that requires immediate treatment our dentists at DentalWorks - Sterling Heights will do their best to take care of you as quickly as possible.
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