Emergency Dental Care

Your Emergency Dentist In Rockaway, NJ & East Hanover, NJ

toothache, emergency dental care Rockaway, NJ & East Hanover, NJ

Dental emergencies can be scary, and what you need is relief with fast solutions. Whether you’re dealing with tooth pain or trauma to your teeth or mouth, Bright Smiles Family Dental can help! When faced with a dental emergency or pain, many people are at a loss of what to do. Just like a medical emergency, it is important to treat dental trauma promptly to avoid complications and risk permanent damage. We understand the importance of prompt emergency dental care which is why we offer convenient, same day emergency appointments.

Although dental accidents are not life threatening, getting immediate care from your Rockaway or East Hanover emergency dentist is necessary to help preserve the tooth and the smile's overall appearance. A common dental problem requiring emergency care is sudden tooth loss or breaks, usually caused by trauma or a fall. Even small breaks or fractures in the tooth can cause nerve injuries through bacteria buildup in the soft pulp inside the tooth, potentially resulting in permanent damage if left untreated.

Dental Emergency Care

We always encourage our patients to contact us first in an emergency situation. Hospital emergency rooms are usually not well equipped for tooth emergencies. In most cases, it saves you time and money to call your emergency dentist first.

Some of the dental emergencies we handle here at Bright Smiles Family Dental are:

  • Tooth abscess
  • Loose or knocked out tooth (place under tongue and seek help within the hour)
  • Cuts to the gums, tongue, lips, and cheeks
  • Cracked or broken teeth
  • Dental infections
  • Lost or broken dental restorations, such as fillings or crowns

If you are not sure whether your condition is a real emergency, call us anyway! We are happy to provide guidance over the phone and determine if you need immediate attention.

Please don’t hesitate to contact Bright Smiles Family Dental if you or a loved one need emergency dental care. 
Call our Rockaway, NJ office at (973) 627-2186 or our East Hanover, NJ office at (973) 884-8686.


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