Dental emergency ER visits increased to 2.1 million patients from 1.1 million in 2000 according to federal data analyzed by the American Dental Association. Treatment for a dental and oral health issues at an ER typically includes only pain medication and/or antibiotic store and costs nearly three times as much as routine care at a dental office.
Fortunately, the Walding and Associates dental team offers walk-in dental treatment. Our team is always ready and able to help any patient with all their dental needs, from a routine exam and root canal treatment to handling a dental emergency and everything in between. Some of the more common dental related emergencies include the following and more:
Any dental emergency should be treated within 24 to 48 hours to avoid infection. Infections often cause extreme pain, and serious health problems can occur without proper treatment and antibiotics. Our Walding and Associates dentists have the required experience, skills and state-of-the art equipment to diagnose dental problems and treat them promptly and effectively. They discuss treatments and options with patients and ensure patients are comfortable during treatments and procedures.
We understand that many people are extremely stressed and fearful when they come into our office with a dental emergency or for other dental procedures such as tooth extractions, crowns and root canal treatment. Our entire staff is caring, compassionate and committed to doing everything we can to make visits to our office as pleasant as possible for our patients. Our office is clean and comfortable with a calm and relaxing atmosphere and close to residents of Auburndale, Crystal Lake, Lake Wales, Lakeland Highlands, Plant City and the surrounding regions. Contact us today for office hours or to schedule an appointment.