Emergency Dentistry
in Mt. Pleasant, SC

The Importance of Timely Emergency Dental Care

Emergency dentistry refers to the branch of dental care focused on providing immediate and urgent treatment for unexpected oral issues that require immediate attention to alleviate pain, prevent complications, and restore oral health. Examples of emergency dental situations include severe toothaches resulting from infections or abscesses, traumatic injuries like knocked-out or fractured teeth, uncontrolled bleeding from the mouth, sudden and severe gum swelling, dislodged dental fillings or crowns, and acute oral infections. Emergency dentists are trained to diagnose and address these urgent problems efficiently, ensuring patients receive timely care and relief from discomfort.