We understand that you cannot always foresee when a dental emergency might occur. For that reason, we offer convenient hours and scheduling to help you receive the dental care you need. If you are in need of emergency dental care in Oceanside, California, please call North Coast Dental Excellence today at 760-941-1414 to set up a convenient appointment with our dentist, Dr. Fiona Tavakoli.
If you have a dental emergency, it is important to get treatment as soon as possible. A dental emergency can be anything from a chipped tooth to a lost filling. If you wait too long to get treatment, the problem could become worse and more expensive to fix.
People of all ages can traumatically injure their teeth and mouths. These injuries may result from any number of everyday situations, such as playing sports, riding a bike, car accidents or bad falls. Common dental emergencies include:
- Severe toothaches or other types of tooth pain
- Lost or damaged dental crowns or fillings
- Cracked or fractured teeth
- Chipped or broken teeth
- Partially or fully knocked-out teeth
- Damage to soft oral tissues, such as the tongue, cheeks, lips and gums
Our dentist and team offer emergency dental care for patients in need. We understand that dental emergencies can happen at any time, and our team will work quickly to resolve your issue and get you back on your way.
When you contact us, we will make arrangements to meet with you as quickly as possible. Our dentist and team will also provide you with instructions on what to do until you can make it to our office and receive treatment.
Please do not hesitate to call our office immediately if you experience a dental emergency. We are here to help!
If you have a broken jaw or other serious injury, we recommend that you visit the emergency room or a medical physician before seeking dental treatment, even if you will need dental care to fully recover. If you have experienced head or neck trauma, or your injury is life threatening, please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room immediately.