Category: Emergency Dentist

Should I Treat A Chipped Tooth Like An Urgent Problem?

If a tooth is badly broken, loosened, or completely knocked out, you can many concerns, but you can be confident that the problem calls for a trip to the dentist’s office as soon as possible. However, it can be less clear that a problem demands urgent attention if your tooth is only chipped. While some… Read more »

Should I Be Concerned By Pain After A Tooth Injury?

It is easy to anticipate some pain right after a tooth injury. However, it can be concerning to feel discomfort for an extended period of time, or to develop problems with sensitivity. How long should you have to wait for discomfort to stop? You should know that prolonged pain, even in the absence of visible… Read more »

Pain From An Infected Tooth Can Be Hard To Ignore

How can you determine if a tooth has developed an infection? One symptom of this problem is pain, which can become potentially severe. If this occurs, it may be hard to not realize that something is wrong with your tooth’s health! With that said, if you have any concerns about the health of a tooth because of… Read more »

Receiving Care For Your Chipped Or Cracked Tooth

While cavities are a common cause of damage to a person’s enamel, physical harm can also make it necessary for you to schedule restorative dental treatment. While the enamel that protects our teeth is a remarkably tough substance, it is not indestructible. Unfortunately, it is also limited in how much it can naturally recover from… Read more »

How To Take Care Of Dental Emergencies

Dental emergencies can often be difficult to identify due to a lack of understanding about what actually qualifies as an emergency. Luckily, our team at Wright Smiles is always ready to help you take care of any dental issues that come your way. In today’s blog, your Southlake, TX, dentist will make it easier for… Read more »

Emergency Dental Care: What You Do (Or Don’t) Know 

Figuring out whether it’s a good idea or a not-so-necessary idea to call our team for an emergency dental visit is something that can cause many of our patients quite a lot of confusion! Of course, if you break a tooth and you can see and feel the damage, then you may have no qualms… Read more »

Calling Us For Emergency Care: 3 Things You Shouldn’t Feel

Of course, there are some things that our Southlake, TX team expects you to feel when you are accessing emergency dental care with us: Uncomfortable, stressed, panicked, in pain, a little nervous, frantic, etc. These are the types of emotions that come when a serious trauma, pain, or other concern arises with your smile. Then… Read more »

3 Times You Want (But Don’t Need) To Panic

The moment something serious happens to your smile or you suddenly feel pressed for time (but feel like you just don’t have enough), your natural reaction may be to panic. After all, you have a big need and you’re worried that you won’t be able to address it, which is certainly anxiety-inducing! Fortunately, our Southlake,… Read more »

2 Reasons Parents Love Emergency Dentistry

Are you a parent? How many times has something happened in regard to your children that you didn’t see coming? Are you shaking your head because there are too many times to count (or you’re laughing because you know this detail all too well)? If so, then you were probably very happy when you discovered… Read more »

A Few Helpful Facts: Dental Emergency Or Not?

There are many types of trauma that may suddenly affect your smile, leaving you requiring a dental emergency visit with us. The problem that often comes up for patients includes the following question: Is this considered an emergency or not? While it would take quite a while to list out every single possible thing that… Read more »