Emergency Extraction or Save the Tooth? One of the most common questions we get from patients who have a toothache is “Can I Save My Tooth?” It’s an understandable question and one that makes perfect sense at the emergency dentist: your tooth hurts. It’s the weekend. You don’t like seeing the dentist. And now you […]
Having a toothache SUCKS. No other way to put it. The pain can be unbearable. We even once had a patient — a mother of two, in fact — who said he toothache was worse than childbirth. Now, I certainly can’t compare toothaches and childbirth (nor would I ever dare to try!). The fact remains: […]
Your Toothache Doesn’t Care if Your Are on Vacation At On Demand Dentist, we see a lot of patients who get a toothache while on vacation in San Diego. Since we are open nights and weekends, we are a logical choice for travelers with a toothache. But what should you do when you’re traveling for […]
Emergency Toothache on the Weekend You wake up on a Saturday morning and your tooth is killing you. You call your dentist and leave a message, which doesn’t get returned because it’s a Saturday. You call another office and they call you back, but only to say that they can’t see you until Monday, but […]
You wake up on a Saturday morning and your tooth hurts. You look in the mirror to see the gums below a broken tooth are swollen. Maybe there’s a little puss coming out. The more you look at it the more obvious it becomes: you have an infection. But… it’s Saturday morning. Most dentists are […]
Can I Wait To Get My Tooth Pulled if I Have an Infection?
That’s a pretty common question we get on a Saturday afternoon at our emergency dental clinic in San Diego. Since we are one of only a few San Diego emergency dentists that are open on the weekend, we get a lot of calls with questions and concerns. Most of the time, someone wants to know if they should come see us and have it taken care of on a Saturday or if they can wait to see their regular dentist on Monday. It’s a good question.
When you get a toothache, you want quality care from an emergency dentist who is available when you need him or her most. You want an emergency dentist that will drop what he is doing to help you right away. You want an emergency dentist who is fair, gentle, and compassionate in your time of need.
The last thing you want is to be “nickled and dimed” when you are in pain at your emergency dentist.
Here are some questions you can ask to make sure that the emergency dentist you choose is the right fit for you:
Where Can You Go For Affordable Wisdom Tooth Extractions in San Diego? Wisdom teeth can cause people a lot of pain and grief… and expense. Most people don’t have enough room in their mouth for the wisdom teeth to come in straight, which results in he teeth coming in crooked, getting implacted, causing infections, decay, […]
After-Hours Dentist in San Diego Nobody wants a toothache. That shooting pain that comes out of nowhere. The dull, throbbing pain in the back of the mouth that shoots up into your neck and ear. The searing pain that seems to radiate from everywhere at once. It hurts and it makes you miserable. It’s even […]
Emergency Dental Care You Can Trust When You Need it Most! On Demand Dentist is different from your average dental care provider. We ONLY work with toothaches, dental emergencies, and urgent dental care problems. We are San Diego’s emergency dentist. If you have a toothache but don’t have a regular dentist or can’t get in […]