Jeffrey J Tibbs DDS PA

How an Emergency Dentist Can Save Your Smile

July 9, 2021
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Posted By: Jeffrey J Tibbs DDS PA

Dental emergencies can happen at any time, and sometimes they occur when you least expect themduring your favorite meal, a first date, or even in the middle of the night while you're in bed. So whether you chipped your tooth on a piece of hard candy or you have a never-ending toothache that disrupts your sleep, Dr. Jeffrey Tibbs can help you! Not only can he relieve your tooth pain and restore your smile’s function and beauty, but he can also help you avoid negative consequences and prevent future emergencies. 

When to See an Emergency Dentist 

Many signs point to needing an emergency dentist, such as:

  • Persistent toothache 
  • Bleeding in the mouth 
  • Swelling of the gums or face
  • Abscess or infection anywhere in the mouth 
  • Broken or lost tooth or restoration (i.e., fillings, crowns, dentures)
  • Damaged orthodontics (broken wire or bracket)
  • Continued swelling, bleeding, and pain after oral surgery 
  • Impacted wisdom tooth 

If you are experiencing a dental emergency, don’t hesitate to contact our Winston-Salem dental office. The longer you wait to treat a dental mishap, the worse it can get. It’s better to be safe than sorry, especially when it comes to your smile’s health!

Emergency Dental Care You Can Count On 

Our emergency dentist is kind and highly experienced in handling various dental mishaps, from repairing fillings and chipped teeth to performing emergency root canals or extractions. 

Dr. Tibbs and our team will be happy to help you with anything you need. Our dental office is inviting and cozy, and we always strive to make sure our patients are relaxed and comfortable.

Before we perform treatment, we will discuss with you in detail what to expect during and after your appointment. We want to make sure each patient fully understands their situation so they can make informed decisions about their dental health.

As an experienced emergency dentist, Dr. Tibbs can:

  • Save your teeth and gums from further damage 
  • Alleviate your pain and other symptoms, like bleeding and swelling
  • Help you avoid future pain and discomfort
  • Reduce the risk of infection

Tired of Having a Toothache?

Your emergency dentist in Winston-Salem, NC has the skills, experience, and gentle touch needed to comfort patients in their time of need. If you are in pain or are experiencing a dental emergency, please call us now at (336) 765-7477. We can promptly help relieve your symptoms and repair your smile in no time! 

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