About Emergency Dental Care
Certain dental concerns (including a toothache, cracked tooth, jaw pain, and more) require fast relief. At times when these oral emergencies come up, patients around the Garfield Heights, OH area are encouraged to contact our dentists at DentalWorks - Garfield for help and guidance. Our dentists will reply to each question concerning the patient’s dental concern and explain short-term relief and long-term treatments. If the problem occurs during open office hours, the patient is typically encouraged to come to DentalWorks - Garfield for treatment, however for issues that take place after hours, our dentists will be reached and given the patient’s phone number, so our dentists can help the patient choose the most appropriate option. Patients can also book an appointment at DentalWorks - Garfield 24/7 through the online portal for concerns that don’t need urgent treatment.
"Very easy, I liked how they explained everything to me and were willing to answer every question."- C.R. / Google / Apr 14, 2018
"I’m always well taken care of by the entire staff when I visit!"- E.S. / Google / Apr 11, 2018
"Malele does an excellent job with fillings, fitting crowns. Very pleasant and gentle. Dr. Gupta is great with his patients as well as the staff. All in the Garfield office are awesome."- S.K. / Google / Mar 21, 2018
"Dental Works made me believe in dentist again. The whole staff is wonderful and kind they make you feel like part you are part of the family."- Y.W. / Google / Mar 16, 2018
"Super friendly.. Made an uncomfortable situation a comfortable experience!"- R.S. / Google / Mar 15, 2018
What to Expect
For after-hours emergencies, the patient can contact DentalWorks - Garfield and talk to our answering service. Our dentists (or another authorized dentist, if our dentists are not able to be reached) is contacted and the patient’s number and information is shared with our dentists, who will phone the patient. Most emergencies can be solved with a prescription sent to a pharmacy and the patient is booked to visit DentalWorks - Garfield as soon as possible. If the patient has a bigger issue of significant bleeding, severe pain, and/or signs of an infection swelling or fever), our dentists will usually direct the patient straight away to an ER if it is after the office is closed.
Our dentists will usually schedule another appointment to check on the patient’s progress or to conclude the needed services. Our dentists will explain to each patient their special care directions that should be followed entirely for faster relief. Patients should continue to schedule once a year dental exams and bi-annual dental cleanings at DentalWorks - Garfield so our dentists can catch and prevent any future issues that may call for emergency care.
Dental emergencies should not be ignored because of money issues. DentalWorks - Garfield will contact the patient’s insurance company to reach their greatest coverage. DentalWorks - Garfield accepts many payment methods and helps patients with financing options to make care and relief within the patient's means.
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Relief Right Now
The most pressing dental problems, including a chipped tooth or lost filling, seem to happen when they are least expected. However, DentalWorks - Garfield offers emergency dentistry. If you have a issue that must have critical help our dentists at DentalWorks - Garfield will do their best to help you as fast as possible.