About Emergency Dental Care
Some dental problems (such as a cracked tooth, jaw pain, a toothache, and more) need quick relief. If these mouth emergencies happen, patients near the Toledo, OH area are encouraged to phone our dentists at DentalWorks - Westgate Village for help and assistance. Our dentists will respond to each question regarding the patient’s dental emergency and go over short-term relief and long-term treatments. If calling during normal office hours, the patient is generally asked to visit DentalWorks - Westgate Village for treatment, although for concerns that happen after the office closes, our dentists will be called and given the patient’s contact information, so our dentists can help the patient determine the most suitable plan. Patients can also make an appointment at DentalWorks - Westgate Village 24/7 on the website for issues that don’t need fast care.
"Everyone was so kind and friendly, from Kate at the front desk to the the dentist and everyone in between. Only downside was the digital x-ray device that was too large for my mouth. Even so, the whole exam was a positive experience."- L.K. / Google / Dec 20, 2018
"The staff was welcoming and knowledgable. I have not seen a dentist in over 10 years. I was nervous. This office is amazing. They made things easy to understand and I walked away with a future treatment plan WAY cheaper than anticipated."- T.H. / Google / Aug 05, 2018
"Good experience had a tooth pulled was in and out no pain taking care of the same day. Dentist listen to me and asked me what I wanted to have done. No pressure."- T.H. / Google / Aug 04, 2018
"I'm truly afraid of the dentist let me say this, but after my experience at dental works at secor square I was so at ease the staff was great and the dentist was fantastic I will be going back... Thank you guys"- D.L. / Google / Jun 23, 2018
"Very friendly and helpful. Took the time to explain in detail what was going on and to help relieve my dental anxiety. Printed out my treatment plan and split my payments into 3 affordable payments. Worked with me on setting up my future payments and assured that I was going to be with the same people at all my appointments."- K.M. / Google / Jun 23, 2018
What to Expect
For after-hours dental emergencies, the patient is advised to phone DentalWorks - Westgate Village and give a message to our answering service. Our dentists (or another approved dentist, if our dentists are not available) is phoned and the patient’s information and number is passed on to our dentists, who will call the patient. Typically emergencies can be resolved with a prescription submitted to a pharmacy and the patient is asked to visit DentalWorks - Westgate Village when the office opens. If the patient has a more serious problem of uncontrollable bleeding, extreme pain, and/or signs of an infection fever and swelling, our dentists will generally send the patient right away to the nearest emergency room if it is during non-office hours.
Our dentists will typically schedule a second appointment to assess the patient’s progress or to complete the needed treatments. Our dentists will talk to each patient regarding individual care guidelines that should be followed precisely for better healing. Patients should continue to schedule yearly dental exams and bi-annual dental cleanings at DentalWorks - Westgate Village so our dentists can find and treat any future concerns that may need emergency care.
Dental emergencies should not be ignored due to money problems. DentalWorks - Westgate Village will talk to the patient’s insurance company to find their best coverage. DentalWorks - Westgate Village accepts several payment methods and connects patients with financing options to make emergency care reasonably priced.
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It seems like the most urgent dental issues, such as a lost filling or chipped tooth, tend to happen when they are least convenient. Luckily, DentalWorks - Westgate Village offers emergency dental care. If you have a concern that needs urgent care our dentists at DentalWorks - Westgate Village will do their best to get treatment to you as soon as possible.