Emergency Treatment in Blacklick, OH
At Havens Family Dental, we understand how scary a dental emergency can be. A toothache disrupts your life schedule and puts you on the sidelines. Fortunately, your emergency dentist in Blacklick, OH sets aside time in his schedule to ease your suffering and save your smile. Dr. Kyle R. Hickman goes above and beyond, even treating same-day walk-in patients.
Additionally, our team will get you comfortable as soon as possible. Our comfort amenities include oral sedation, complimentary nitrous oxide, blankets, heated massage chairs, and a chance to sit back and lose yourself in a favorite film while we tend to your emergency.
You’ll also appreciate our numbing technique. Dr. Hickman uses a numbing agent that means you won’t feel the needle poke!
Your Emergency Dentist in Blacklick, OH Is Here for You
Dr. Hickman does not want you to be in pain or risk your oral health, which is why we always suggest contacting us at the first sign of a dental emergency.
A dental emergency in Blacklick, OH may include one or more of the following:
- Tooth knocked out or knocked loose
- Broken restoration
- Gum swelling or pain
If you’ve suffered a trauma, we strongly recommend going to your local ER. A friend or healthcare professional can contact us from there. The team at Havens Family Dental wants you to be safe!
If you’re unsure whether your situation is a dental emergency, contact a member of our team. We can assess your dental problem and make the best determination.
When You Need Us, We Work Fast
Our team verifies your insurance in minutes or provides a fast and secure payment option to see you through. When you’re in pain, we do not want you to stress about finances.
Your emergency dentist in Blacklick, OH also moves quickly to relieve your pain and restore your oral health.
Dental emergency treatment varies depending on your situation, but conventional dental treatments include:
- Tooth extractions
- Tooth crowns
- Root canals
In the event of a tooth extraction, Dr. Hickman can recommend tooth-replacement options to restore your smile.
We offer dental implants, crowns and bridges, and partial dentures in Blacklick.
Tips to Avoid Dental Emergencies in the Future
Most of us will have at least one dental emergency in our lifetime. However, preventive dentistry in Blacklick, OH goes a long way toward preventing the most common dental emergencies:
- Visit your dentist twice yearly for exams and teeth cleanings.
- Brush and floss regularly at least twice daily at home.
- Avoid sugary and acidic snacks and beverages.
- Schedule an exam at the first sign of oral health changes.
- Ask your dentist about a nightguard if you grind and clench your teeth.
- If you play sports, consider a mouthguard.
- Never use your teeth for an unintended purpose, like opening a bottle.
Contact Your Emergency Dentist in Blacklick, OH
If you notice one or more signs of a dental emergency, or if you’re not sure, contact a member of our team as soon as possible. If you haven’t scheduled a preventive exam in a while, we also encourage you to contact us today.
We also serve dental emergencies in Reynoldsburg, New Albany, Pataskala, Westerville, Pickerington, Columbus, and beyond.