Emergency Dentist in Upper Darby, PA

Do you believe you are experiencing a dental emergency? Call our office in Upper Darby, PA today: (610) 228-4407. With flexible scheduling and immediate availability for emergency patients, we do our best to quickly and efficiently accommodate all dental emergencies.

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Dental emergencies can include direct trauma, such as a broken tooth, bleeding, severe pain, or sensitivity. Whatever your problem, if you think you are experiencing a dental emergency, do not hesitate to call a qualified emergency dentist. Speedy action can mean the difference between losing or keeping a tooth.

At the dental offices of Yefim Aranbayev, DDS, we reserve time in our schedule each day for sudden emergency visits. Our emergency dental services can often resolve pain or sensitivity quickly. And we excel in restoring broken or chipped teeth.

Are you experiencing a dental emergency? Relief is a phone call away. If you need urgent dental care, please call our offices in Upper Darby, PA today: 610-228-4407. We do our best to accommodate all dental emergencies quickly.

Why Visit an Emergency Dentist?

Too often, patients experiencing apparent dental emergency symptoms visit the hospital ER. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), a person visits the ER for dental conditions every 15 minutes (source). Unfortunately, hospitals are not equipped to handle dental emergencies.

Since the outbreak of the pandemic in March 2020, the ADA has taken steps to reduce the burden on hospitals by reclassifying dental emergencies.

According to the ADA, dental emergencies “are potentially life-threatening and require immediate treatment to stop ongoing tissue bleeding [or to] alleviate severe pain or infection” (source).

Happily, most patients who visit the ER for dental emergencies can be safely guided to an emergency dentist.

Don’t worry if you feel your situation is not “potentially life-threatening.” Dental offices that specialize in emergency dental care will have a more expansive view of what constitutes a real dental emergency.

Do You Have a Dental Emergency?

If you landed on this page, you might be asking yourself, “Do have a dental emergency?”

Examples of true dental emergencies vary from patient to patient and may involve various factors, including age, health status, and pain tolerance. However, beyond sudden trauma, the root cause of most emergency dental visits is poor oral health.

More than a quarter of all American adults have untreated tooth decay, and half of all adults aged 30 years or older have signs of gum disease (Source: CDC). Untreated, many oral problems can evolve into emergencies.

So how do you know when you’ve crossed the threshold from dental problem to dental emergency? In most cases, the answer comes down to injury and pain. A chipped or cracked tooth might be a mere bother, but a chipped or cracked tooth with severe pain is likely an emergency. Tooth pain with bleeding is likely an emergency. And, finally, of course, the potential loss of a tooth is an emergency.

In most cases, if you have to ask, “Do I have a dental emergency,” you should call your dentist! If you are experiencing the symptoms of a potential emergency, please call our office in Upper Darby, PA today: 610-228-4407.

Yefim Aranbayev, DDS: Emergency Dental Services

We tell all patients: to preclude any dental problems, emergency or otherwise, be proactive about your oral health, supplementing your daily brushing and flossing with routine check-ups.

However, we also understand that emergencies happen, and in the case of a real dental emergency, we encourage all patients to take immediate action.

The best way to reclaim your dental health and ease of mind is prompt dental care. For our emergency patients, we offer same-day (and, when possible, same-hour) scheduling. We strive to be as close to a 24-hour emergency dentist as possible.

When you call the dental offices of Yefim Aranbayev, DDS, you can feel assured we will do all we can to resolve your dental emergency as quickly as possible without additional costs.

If you need emergency dentistry services in the Upper Darby, PA, are, please call us now: 610-228-4407