Emergency dental services provided by Pembroke Pines, FL, area dentist
Your dental health is a top priority at Pines Dental Associates. Dr. Milton Ruiz and his team are dedicated to offering the best in dental care, including emergency dentistry. Our dentist works directly with patients who need services the same day, ensuring that Pembroke Pines, FL, patients have the care they need when they need it.
What is considered a dental emergency?
Many patients call our office to learn about a dental emergency because they are unsure of what constitutes an immediate need. Several situations may occur that might require immediate attention. These include:
- Loose or lost teeth
- Broken restorations (crowns, bridges, etc.)
- Damaged appliances (dentures, bridges)
- Chipped, cracked, or severely broken teeth
- A severe toothache that cannot be managed with OTC pain relievers
- Cuts to the soft tissues of the mouth (gums, tongue, cheek)
Do I need a same-day appointment?
When possible, our dentist will arrange to have patients come into the office on the same day for care. Determining if same-day care is needed depends on the patient’s current situation. The best thing to do is to call the dental office and speak to our front office team, which can assess a patient’s needs and make recommendations based on the advice of the dentist. Same-day appointments are oftentimes possible, especially if a call is made in the morning, and daytime appointments have not been filled. Our team will try our hardest to get you into the office for care as soon as possible.
What can I expect during my emergency appointment?
Our dental team will assess the situation with a visual examination and x-rays to determine the best treatment option and can educate patients on ways to restore their smile to health.
Request a visit with our team today
Dr. Milton Ruiz and the staff of Pines Dental Associates in Pembroke Pines, FL, believe patients should have solutions available to them when they need them—especially during a dental emergency. If you need immediate care, we invite you to call our office at (954) 715-4660 and visit us at 1541 North Palm Avenue for the attention you need. We welcome new patients into our office.Back to Blog Page