Emergency Dental Care: Common Questions in Santa Monica, CA

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Emergency Dental Care: Common Questions in Santa Monica, CA

When a dental emergency arises, it is essential to know what to expect. We have compiled a list of common questions to help you understand emergency dental care.

How do I know my dental pain is an emergency?

If you come in with an oral infection, a severe toothache, or a cracked or broken tooth, we will do everything we can to relieve your pain and fix the problem – the same day you come in!

How is emergency dental appointments different from scheduling a regular appointment?

There is nothing worse in dentistry than being in tremendous pain from a toothache or having some other dental emergency and not being able to schedule an appointment with your dentist. Our doctors reserve openings in our schedule every business day so we have the time needed to help patients in pain.

How quickly will the dentist remedy my pain and restore my smile?

Your dentist will meet with you to review your options and help treat your pain as soon as possible.

How do I find an emergency dentist near me?

If you think you are experiencing a dental emergency, please call your dentist in Santa Monica, CA to be seen as soon as possible.

"My appointment was with Dr. Mashkouri & he saw me right on time.  He greeted me with a smile, gave me great advice, was gentle, and did everything he could to make me comfortable. "