Emergency Dentist in New Cross
Emergency dentist appointments are available.
Emergency Dental Care
Having a dental emergency such as toothache or painful gums can be very uncomfortable and affect your sleep and eating. Leaving the problem too long can cause abscesses and larger infections. It is important to try and see the dentist straight away.
Our team in New Cross are usually able to offer same day appointments for emergencies and get you out of pain within 24 hours, whether it is a broken or loose tooth or infection.
We know that you want an emergency dentist that is open now, so we are open evenings and weekends, we are always able to help you when you need an emergency dentist.
For 24 hour emergency dental care, please call 020 8694 9793, if this is outside of our regular clinic hours there will be instructions on how to access urgent dental care. it is important that you let us know the nature of your emergency in the event of leaving a message. Please check our list below of what is and is not considered a dental emergency.
What is NOT considered an emergency?
- Extreme and uncontrollable toothache which doesn’t respond to over the counter painkillers
- Uncontrolled bleeding in your mouth
- A chipped tooth which is causing extreme pain or there is blood coming from inside the tooth (small amount of blood from around the tooth/gum margin is not a dental emergency)
- Dental swelling of your gum, face, cheek or neck which is spreading.
- A recent dental extraction which continues to bleed and can’t be stopped by biting down soft padding.
- An avulsed (knocked out) tooth
What is NOT considered an emergency?
- Minor tooth ache which is only causing mild discomfort
- A small amount of bleeding after knocking your tooth which stops rapidly and has no extreme pain associated.
- Tooth sensitivity.
- A chipped tooth without any extreme pain or blood from the tooth itself.
- A broken restoration such as crown, bridge or veneer.
- Orthodontic brackets which have become loose.
- Mouth ulcers which are less than 10 days old.
How do I get an emergency dental appointment?
By prioritising emergency slots, we are able to provide appointments within 24 hours and usually on the same day. You can call the clinic at any time on 0208 694 9793 or contact us through the website.
How much does an emergency appointment cost?
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Before and After
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