About Emergency Dental Care
Specific dental problems (such as jaw pain, a toothache, cracked tooth, and more) must have speedy relief. If these mouth emergencies happen, patients near the Spring, TX area are encouraged to phone our dentists at West Spring Dental Care for support and instructions. Our dentists will respond to each question regarding the patient’s dental emergency and go over short-term relief and long-term treatments. If calling during normal office hours, the patient is generally asked to visit West Spring Dental Care for treatment, although for concerns that happen after the office closes, our dentists will be called and given the patient’s contact information, so our dentists can help the patient determine the most suitable plan. Patients can also make an appointment at West Spring Dental Care 24/7 on the website for issues that don’t need fast care.
What to Expect
For after-hours dental emergencies, the patient is advised to phone West Spring Dental Care and give a message to our answering service. Our dentists (or another approved dentist, if our dentists are not available) is phoned and the patient’s information and message is passed on to our dentists, who will call the patient. Generally emergencies can be resolved with a prescription submitted to a pharmacy and the patient is asked to visit West Spring Dental Care when the office opens. If the patient has a more serious problem of uncontrollable bleeding, extreme pain, and/or signs of an infection fever and swelling, our dentists will generally send the patient right away to the nearest hospital if it is during non-office hours.
Our dentists will generally schedule a second appointment to examine the patient’s progress or to complete the needed treatments. Our dentists will talk to each patient regarding individual care guidelines that should be followed precisely for better healing. Patients should continue to schedule yearly dental exams and bi-annual dental cleanings at West Spring Dental Care so our dentists can identify and solve any future concerns that may need emergency care.
Dental emergencies should not be ignored due to money problems. West Spring Dental Care will talk to the patient’s insurance company to find their best coverage. West Spring Dental Care accepts several payment methods and connects patients with financing options to make relief reasonably priced.
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Relief Right Now
It seems like the most critical dental concerns, such as a lost filling or tooth, tend to happen when they are most unexpected. Luckily, West Spring Dental Care offers emergency dental care. If you have a concern that needs urgent care our dentists at West Spring Dental Care will do their best to get treatment to you as soon as possible.
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