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EMERGENCY &

URGENT CARE

Same day appointments available

Anyone who has ever experienced a dental emergency knows how painful and frightening it is. Often, people are not sure if their situation constitutes a dental emergency. They have no idea who they should call, or what they can do at home while waiting for an appointment with a dentist. When you need help, please contact us for timely assistance. Accepting new patients.

 

WE CAN HELP

 

WHAT IS AN EMERGENCY

In dentistry, an emergency is a potentially life-threatening condition that requires immediate treatment, including

  • oral-facial trauma

  • significant infection, especially if compromising your airway

  • prolonged bleeding

  • pain that cannot be managed by over-the-counter medications 

WHAT IS URGENT CARE?

In dentistry, urgent care is the management and treatment of conditions that require immediate attention to relieve pain an/or risk of infection, including:

  • severe dental pain from nerve inflammation

  • wisdom-teeth pain

  • post-surgery infection

  • abscess

  • tooth fracture resulting in pain, nerve exposure or causing soft tissue trauma

  • dental trauma

  • final crown/bridge cementation if the temporary is lost, broken or causing gum irritation

  • biopsy of a suspicious oral lesion or abnormal oral tissue

  • snipping or adjusting an orthodontic wire or appliance piercing or ulcerating the oral tissues

  • treatment required before critical medical procedures can be provided  

WHAT IS NON-ESSENTIAL CARE?

In dentistry, non-essential care is the provision of routine or non-urgent procedures, including:

  • recall exams and routine x-rays

  • routine dental cleanings and preventive therapies

  • orthodonti procedures other than those to address acute issues

  • extraction of painless teeth  

 

HOURS

MON:  7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
TUE:  7:00 AM - 8:00 PM 
WED:  7:00 AM - 8:00 PM 
THU:  7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
FRI:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
SAT:  CLOSED
SUN:  CLOSED

Dentist on-call weekends and holidays

 

(705) 435-5102

Toll Free: 1-(800)-361-8823

36 Wellington St W, P.O. Box 419 
Alliston, ON  L9R 1V6, Canada

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