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Emergency Dental Service in Gainesville, GA
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Gainesville Emergency Dental Care: Get Fast Emergency Dental Service Treatment by a Professional Near You
If you are experiencing the symptoms of a toothache or dental emergency and need urgent care in Gainesville Georgia, give Lanier Dental Group a call at 770-535-8900 today. We will see you as soon as possible if you are a walk-in. Outside of our business hours, like a Sunday, read the tips below on how to deal with an emergency toothache.
The emergency dentists at Lanier Dental Group have been treating patients’ toothaches in the Gainesville area for years. We investigate, diagnose and treat the cause of your pain to bring you relief as quickly as possible. Contact us to schedule an appointment for treatment or to learn more about our emergency dental services like extractions!
What to do when you get a toothache
If you’re not able to get to the dentist in time, you may have to try some DIY relief techniques. We recommend the following home remedies for your toothache:
- Rinse and clean the area around the sore tooth using warm salt water.
- If you experience swelling, apply a cold compress to your cheek (a bag of ice wrapped in a towel, for example).
- Take acetaminophen as instructed for temporary pain relief.
- DO NOT physically apply aspirin to an aching tooth or gum. Doing this will cause the acidity of the aspirin to damage your gum.
- See a dentist as soon as possible.
Emergency Dentists Say These are the Symptoms of a Toothache
If you’re not sure if the pain you are feeling is caused by a toothache, review these common toothache symptoms:
- Oral pain in and around a tooth. It may be a throbbing or a constant pain.
- Teeth/gums that are sensitive to the touch.
- Swollen gums/cheek.
- Bad taste in the mouth may be caused by an infection.
We're Open to Treating These Causes of a Toothache
Toothaches can be caused by a number of conditions. The most common causes include:
- Cavities / tooth decay
- Abscessed tooth (a pocket of puss caused by an infection)
- Infection of the tooth root or gums
- Chipped or fractured teeth
- Damaged fillings
- Persistent teeth grinding (bruxism)
Same Day Urgent Emergency Dental Service Treatment on a Weekend, Even With No Insurance
Depending on the underlying cause of your toothache, the dentists at Lanier Dental Group will prescribe an affordable solution that will treat your discomfort, no matter your insurance to get you back to health.
If you live in or around the Gainesville, Georgia area and are in need of relief from tooth pain, contact Lanier Dental Group today for emergency dental service.
- Jeff C.26/10/19
Compassionate, patient-focused care. Extremely professional without being stiff or... read moreCompassionate, patient-focused care. Extremely professional without being stiff or impersonal. Exceptionally skilled hygienists and dentists. I could not be more pleased. read lessStacy M.06/08/19
I have been coming to Lanier dental for quite some... read moreI have been coming to Lanier dental for quite some time. I’ve always been treated like family. Unless I just have to I will never go to another dentist. This is the most wonderful place you can go to it’s like being at home with family. read lessKimberlee P.17/03/20
Wonderful dental group! Everyone is courteous, professional and helpful. Lanier... read moreWonderful dental group! Everyone is courteous, professional and helpful. Lanier Dental Group is the best in town, they really "care" about their patients. They have me as a patient for life!! read lessJanet A.20/05/19Jim T.07/02/20
I have extensive dental work to be done and had... read moreI have extensive dental work to be done and had a consultation done last week. The dentist was extremely thorough and spent a lot of time with me assesing my case. The consult fee was very reasonable. I will update my review when actual dental work is done. read lessGreg M.16/03/20