About Emergency Dental Care
Specific dental concerns (including jaw pain, a toothache, cracked tooth, and others) must have speedy relief. At times when these oral emergencies come up, individuals around the Greensboro, NC area are urged to contact our dentists at DentalWorks - Wendover for support and instructions. Our dentists will reply to every question concerning the patient’s dental concern and explain temporary relief and longer lasting options. If the problem occurs during open office times, the patient is typically encouraged to come to DentalWorks - Wendover for emergency care, however for issues that take place after hours, our dentists will be reached and given the patient’s phone number, so our dentists can help the patient choose the most appropriate option. Patients may also book an appointment at DentalWorks - Wendover any time through the online portal for concerns that do not require urgent treatment.
"The staff was very friendly, knowledgeable and professional."- J.F. / Google / May 19, 2018
"After 50 years at a practice since my teen years, I had to find a new practice to accept my new insurance after retirement. The thought of change was difficult but the staff made it very easy and eliminated my anxiety. I had a very pleasant visit for cleaning and checkup. The staff is great. I’m smiling??"- J.B. / Google / May 18, 2018
"6 month checkup. Went fast. Front desk was very polite. Hygenist was thorough and very nice. Dr. was great! Thanks."- T.S. / Google / May 12, 2018
"They worked me in quickly, made me feel welcome and comfortable, and cleaned my teeth thoroughly."- M.E. / Google / May 12, 2018
"Everyone from the staff to the dental assistant and Dr. Petrov are very polite and professional. They all made me feel welcome and at ease during my visit."- M.A. / Google / May 04, 2018
What to Expect
For after-hours emergencies, the individual can contact DentalWorks - Wendover and talk to our answering service. Our dentists (or a local authorized dentist, if our dentists aren't able to be reached) is contacted and the patient’s information and message is shared with our dentists, who will phone the patient. Generally dental emergencies will be solved with a prescription sent to an emergency pharmacy and the individual is booked to come to DentalWorks - Wendover as soon as possible. If the individual experiences a bigger issue of significant bleeding, severe pain, and/or signs of an infection swelling or fever), our dentists will usually direct the patient straight away to the nearest hospital if it is after the office is closed.
Our dentists will generally schedule another appointment to examine the patient’s progress or to conclude any other services. Our dentists will explain to every patient their special aftercare directions that need to be followed entirely for faster relief. Patients will continue to plan once a year dental examinations and twice yearly dental cleanings at DentalWorks - Wendover so our dentists can identify and solve any developing issues that may call for emergency dental care.
Oral health emergencies shouldn't be left untreated because of financial issues. DentalWorks - Wendover will contact the patient’s insurance carrier to reach their greatest coverage. DentalWorks - Wendover takes many payment options and helps patients with financing plans to help make relief within the patient's means.
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The most critical dental concerns, including a lost filling or tooth, seem to happen whenever they are most unexpected. However, DentalWorks - Wendover provides emergency dentistry. When you have a issue that must have critical help our dentists at DentalWorks - Wendover will do their best to help you as fast as possible.