Emergency Dentist – Worcester, MA

Reliable Same-Day Emergency Dental Care for the Whole Family

Woman holding cheek in pain before emergency dentistry

Whether your child just took their first tumble while learning how to ride a bike or your dental crown broke off while enjoying your favorite daily snack, our dental team at Community Dentists of Worcester is here for you when you need us the most. We offer same-day emergency dentistry appointments to help restore the health and look of your smile. Give our gentle emergency dentist in Worcester, MA a call if you ever find yourself requiring urgent dental care!

Why Choose Community Dentists of Worcester for Emergency Dentistry?

  • Emergency Appointments Available
  • We Accept Medicaid/MassHealth
  • Comprehensive Dentistry for Patients of All Ages

How We Treat Dental Emergencies

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The first step you should always take in the midst of a dental emergency is to call our dental office. We’ll provide you with over-the-phone first aid guidance and schedule a visit for you as soon as possible. Once you arrive, we’ll conduct a visual examination of your mouth and capture X-rays, if necessary. After we’ve diagnosed the issue at hand, we’ll walk you through our proposed treatment plan and get your OK to begin restoring your smile. Before you leave, our team will schedule any necessary follow-up visits with you.

The Most Common Dental Emergencies

If you aren’t sure whether your situation constitutes as a dental emergency, then give us a call. We see patients for all types of reasons, from broken restorations to an object lodged between their teeth, and we’ll let you know whether you should come in today or within the week.

Understanding the Cost of Dental Emergencies

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The only way we can determine the cost of your dental emergency in Worcester is to examine the problem first so we can come up with a treatment plan. Our team is happy to accept MassHealth and works with dental insurance companies to help you get the most bang for your buck. If you have any concerns about cost, please don’t hesitate to ask our staff—we’ll do everything we can to get you the care you need while meeting your budget.

Keys to Preventing Dental Emergencies

While there’s no way you can completely avoid experiencing a dental emergency, there are some preventive measures you can take to reduce your chances of ending up in your emergency dentist’s treatment chair. Here are some ways to protect your smile:

  • Visit your dentist every six months for a checkup and cleaning
  • Avoid chewing on hard objects like pencils and ice.
  • Protect your teeth from nightly grinding and clenching.
  • Visit your emergency dentist if you ever experience any oral pain.
  • Maintain a balanced diet.
  • Brush twice a day and floss at least once every day.