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Northpoint Dental
3710 Old Milton Parkway, Suite 101, Alpharetta, GA 30005

Emergency Dentists in North Point

We accept same-day emergency appointments. Call us today at (678) 274-6985.

Medical Emergencies

If you are experiencing a MEDICAL emergency,
please dial 911

Dental Emergencies

If you are experiencing a DENTAL emergency during regular business hours:
call (678) 274-6985

A dental emergency can be a very uncomfortable experience. Whether you have an irritating toothache or a fractured tooth, you may wonder, “Who can provide emergency dental care near me?” Getting the emergency dental care you need can make all the difference when it comes to recovery time. It can also prevent more complicated problems from occurring in the future.

An Emergency Dental Office Near Me

When an urgent dental problem occurs, getting an evaluation from our emergency dentists in North Point can help you recover quickly and get back on the road to good oral health. Don’t wait to see if the issue resolves itself over time – doing so can cause the dental issue to worsen. Our skilled emergency dentists make every effort to see patients as quickly as possible, sometimes even the same day. You’ll receive an oral examination, diagnosis, and treatment plan that relieves your discomfort. Call us today to schedule an emergency dental appointment.

What Is Emergency Dental Care?

Emergency dental services include treatment for dental issues that must be resolved immediately. Whether it’s a severe toothache or painful dental abscess, emergency dentists work to quickly eliminate the problem and relieve the patient’s pain. At our practice, our dentists provide a host of emergency dental services during regular business hours, including:

  • Treatment for oral pain and pressure resulting from injury or tooth decay
  • Emergency tooth extraction
  • Urgent tooth repair for structurally damaged teeth
  • Missing or damaged tooth fillings and crowns
  • Wisdom tooth pain and swelling
  • Oral infection treatment
  • Pain caused by orthodontic devices, such as metal braces

When to Call for Urgent Dental Care

I’m unsure if my situation is a dental emergency. When is it time to call an emergency dental office near me?

If you’re suffering from any of the following oral health issues, you may require emergency services. Call our office during regular business hours to make an appointment with one of our emergency dentists in North Point.

Structurally Damaged Teeth

It’s important to obtain treatment from emergency dentists right away for broken or fractured teeth. Failing to do so could result in further structural damage, or even an oral infection. If your broken tooth has sharp edges, use orthodontic wax to keep the tooth from hurting your cheek or tongue.

Avulsed (Knocked-Out) Teeth

A knocked-out tooth can be an alarming experience for many people. If your tooth becomes dislodged or knocked-out, try not to panic. Oftentimes, emergency dentists can reinsert knocked-out teeth if the patient receives care quickly. Be sure to gather any available tooth fragments and gently rinse them with warm water.

Severe Toothache Pain or Pressure

There are a number of things that could cause severe toothache pain or pressure, including a cavity, fracture, or other structural problem. See a dentist immediately if your oral pain is severe, particularly if you’re also running a fever.

Sensitive Teeth

Some cases of mild tooth sensitivity don’t warrant urgent dental care. However, a tooth that suddenly becomes hypersensitive can indicate a fracture or gum infection, and should be examined by a dentist.

Tooth Decay and Cavities

Sometimes, lack of oral hygiene causes a buildup of dental decay (cavities). A large cavity can cause an intense toothache that shouldn’t be ignored. Contact our emergency dental office if you’re experiencing pain due to dental decay.

Dental Abscess

An abscessed tooth can develop when infection spreads to the root of a tooth. This serious dental condition can cause draining sores, bad breath, and severe oral pain. Tooth abscesses can become very serious if left untreated, so call our office right away if you suspect a dental abscess.

Lost or Loose Fillings

When received as cavity treatment, tooth fillings protect the healthy parts of a tooth from further damage. If you have lost or loose fillings, your tooth may be susceptible to decay and injury, so it’s important to receive a replacement as soon as possible.

Damaged or Lost Tooth Crowns and Restorations

Broken tooth crowns or lost restorations do more than just add cosmetic flaws to your smile. Not only does the missing crown or restoration look unsightly, it leaves the area vulnerable to damage. Seek treatment from our emergency dentists if your crown or restoration is broken or missing.

Orthodontic Pain and Injuries

Metal wires and brackets often cause orthodontic pain or injuries. If your braces are uncomfortable, call our office to schedule an emergency dental care appointment.

Worn Tooth Enamel

Grinding your teeth can wear down your enamel, which is a protective layer covering your teeth. If nighttime teeth grinding is causing you discomfort, contact our office. Our emergency dentists can offer solutions for tooth enamel damaged by teeth grinding.

Pressure in the Sinuses

Sometimes, persistent sinus pressure has an underlying dental cause, such as impacted wisdom teeth. If you’re suffering from sinus pain accompanied by toothache, it’s important to be evaluated by a dentist.

What to Do When Your Condition is Serious

I think my dental issue is serious. Is it best to call for emergency dental care near me, or visit my local hospital?

There are some conditions that require more intensive treatment than an emergency dental visit can offer. If you notice these symptoms, call your primary care physician, 911, or visit the nearest emergency room:

  • Trauma to the head, jaw, neck, or teeth
  • Severe oral bleeding
  • Persistent, uncontrollable gum or facial swelling

Emergency Dental Visit Costs

Like most dental treatment, emergency care will vary in cost depending on the severity of your condition. When you receive an evaluation from one of our emergency dentists in North Point, he or she will outline the best course of treatment and provide an estimate of the cost. Your insurance may provide full or partial coverage. Our emergency dental office also accepts most major credit cards for your convenience. Those without insurance should consider DentRite, an easy-to-join dental savings plan. With DentRite, you’ll save hundreds of dollars on the dental care you need. To learn more about our affordable options for emergency dental care, give our office a call.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Dr Nguyen and his staff were excellent! This was my first visit to a Dentist in a very long time and they made me feel very comfortable. I would highly recommend Dr Nguyen and Northpoint Dental. I […]
Kishore C.
I have been coming to Northpoint Dental for a few years now. The staff is always friendly, professional and personable. Chi-Chi is AMAZING! She has been taking great care of my dental needs for quite […]
Janice W.
Been going here for about 10 years. The staff & dentists are outstanding. Never had a problem with fillings, cleanings, bridges or any other dental work. You are well advised to make sure that […]
Susan G.
Dr Nguyen is the best dentist you can ever come across. I can’t even begin to explain how far he went to make sure I have the right treatment and done with perfection. Even though it’s an […]
Amie F.
Northpoint Dental office is a top notch dental office that is both professional and personal to the patient. The front desk personnel are efficient and helpful. The dental staff is excellent and the […]
Kathleen N.
All staff was courteous, friendly, and knowledgeable about their work. I especially like that they were prompt in seeing me on time, as many doctor offices overbook and/or keep you waiting a long […]
Stephanie B.
Everyone was very nice and professional. I was a new patient but felt like I’d been going there for a while.
Kelly S.
Great care, great people!
Anne P.
Dr Nguyen is excellent and friendly!
Son L.
I appreciate you caring for my teeth!
Karen C.
This place is fast, not only never makes me wait they get in and out. I never feel anything. And everybody so friendly
Dr Nguyen is excellent and friendly!
Son L.
Great service
John H.
I am a 15+ year client in this practice. I have seen many dentist come and go but it is your dental hygienist, Chi Chi, and your office staff that keeps me coming back. I also really like your fairly […]
Lee H.
Doctor Nguyen and the staff are the best. So informative and will have your teeth healthy.
I K.
Great Service
Karen C.
The most amazing staff ever!!! Full of energy and enthusiasm…they clearly love what they do!
Michael C.
I’ve been going to this office for years and they have never suggested that I have something done that didn’t need to be done.
Kelly E.
I’ve been a patient for the last several years; I’ve had a great experience each time. I’ll continue as a patient going forward.
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Everyone friendly, service is quick,staff knowledgeable
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