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Emergency Dental Care Services in Shelby Township, MI

Emergency Dental Care
Farmington Hills - Shelby Township - Troy

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Are you experiencing a dental emergency and in need of immediate care? Assaf Dental is the only place to go. Our emergency dental services in Farmington Hills and Shelby Township are staffed by experienced dentists who are committed to getting you out of pain and back on your feet as soon as possible. When you have a dental emergency, like a severe toothache, a broken or chipped tooth, a missing filling or a crown, we are here to help you. In the event of a dental emergency, you can rely on Assaf Dental to provide the care you need without delay.

If you lose a filling or a crown, you should get it replaced right away to protect the tooth from decay.

Injuries to the gums, tongue, or cheeks are examples of soft-tissue injuries that can bleed and be quite painful. A dentist evaluation will help establish the best treatment for these issues.

If you aren’t sure if what you’re going through is a dental emergency, you can always call our dental office and ask for advice. Keep Assaf Dental’s number on hand just in case you ever need immediate dental care.

Dental emergencies can be very painful, so it’s important to get treatment right away to prevent further problems and ease the pain. Never put off seeing a dentist about a dental emergency.

When is it a Dental Emergency?

A dental emergency is anything that hurts or bothers your teeth or gums and needs to be taken care of right away. Dental emergencies usually cause excruciating pain. The intensity of the pain varies widely, from a barely perceptible annoyance to a debilitating condition that prevents the sufferer from doing anything, not even sleeping. A dental infection or abscess, for instance, can manifest as a dull, continuous discomfort in the tooth, the jaw, and even the ear.

You can always call Assaf Dental and ask for advice if you are unsure whether or not your current condition qualifies as a dental emergency.

Most common dental emergencies

There are numerous types of dental emergencies that you may overlook due to a lack of awareness. That is why it is crucial to seek expert advice to determine if the dental issue is an emergency or not. 

Dental crises can be rather uncomfortable, so you should get prompt treatment, it is essential for avoiding future complications and alleviating pain. Assaf Dental offers many emergency treatments for dental emergencies, so you should never put off seeing a dentist. 

Most common dental emergencies

Here are some common dental emergencies:

Severe toothache: Severe tooth pain is typically caused by an infection or abscess in the tooth, which if left untreated, can have consequences. Seek emergency dental care if your toothache is followed by fever, swelling, or difficulty swallowing.

Broken or chipped tooth: If you have a tooth that has been broken or chipped, it is essential to have it assessed by a dentist as soon as possible in order to prevent any more damage and to establish the most effective method of treatment.

Soft-tissue injuries: Gum, tongue, and cheek injuries are soft-tissue injuries that can bleed and hurt. It’s best to see a dentist to figure out what’s best.

Lost filling or crown: If you have lost a filling or a crown, it is essential to have it replaced as quickly as possible in order to prevent further damage to the tooth.

Knocked-out tooth: If you have a tooth that has been fully knocked out, you should try to find it and keep it wet (for example, by placing it in a jar of milk) until you can go to a dentist. Once you have found your missing tooth. Call us at Assaf Dental for further instructions. 

Where to get emergency dental care?

In the event of a dental emergency, prompt medical attention is essential for your health and well-being.

Assaf Dental, with clinics in Farmington Hills and Shelby Township, is the best option for quick dental care in an emergency. In addition to our standard treatments, we also provide urgent care for our patients. Patients of all ages can trust in the expertise of the practice’s dentists, hygienists, and dental assistants. Whatever dental emergency you’re experiencing, from a toothache to a fractured tooth, we can handle it and get you out of discomfort as soon as possible.

When should you go to ER for dental emergencies?

A trip to the ER may be necessary if you have one of several possible dental emergencies (ER).Here are a few examples:

  • If you suffered serious injuries to their face or mouth, such as excessive bleeding, difficulty breathing or swallowing, or evident broken bones, should go to the emergency room as soon as possible.
  • The emergency room should be visited if you are suffering severe pain in your mouth or face that cannot be managed with over-the-counter pain medicines.
  • You might need to go to the ER if you have skin infections (cellulitis) or mouth, gum, or jaw infections. Infections cause pus, redness, and swelling. If your facial edema gets worse, you have trouble breathing, or you can’t swallow, you should go to the ER.
  • If you experiencing symptoms of anaphylaxis after receiving dental care, like trouble breathing, facial or throat swelling, or hives, you should seek emergency care right away.
  • You’ve knocked out a tooth, damaged it and are in pain and bleeding, an infection has developed and you’re swollen, your gums are swollen, etc.

We at Assaf Dental will do our best to give you the advice you need if you’re not sure whether or not you need to go to the emergency room to see an emergency dentist.

Treatment costs for dental emergencies

Every emergency and dental service is different. Feel free to call us (248)702-6117 if you want to know how much a dental service will cost. There are a lot of restorative dental procedures that dental insurance covers. However, coverage percentages vary, so it’s best to call us and talk to our representative about how much of an out-of-pocket expense your dental emergency treatment will be.

Emergency Dental Care near me

If you need urgent dental care, Assaf Dental has two locations in Farmington Hills and Shelby Township.

The Farmington Hills office is at 30330 W 12 Mile Rd, Suite B, Farmington Hills, MI 48334, and Shelby Township is at 48709 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Twp, MI 48317. Both sites offer emergency appointments, so you can get the care you need when you need it. Whenever you need us, we’re here to help. Our hours are convenient for you.