Emergency Dentistry

Family & General Dentistry located in Federal Way, WA
Emergency Dentistry

Emergency Dentistry services offered in Federal Way, WA

No one can predict when a dental emergency will happen. To quickly address severe dental pain, tooth fractures, or other issues, WA Dental offers emergency dentistry services. The skilled dental team provides oral health exams, X-rays, and other diagnostic services to understand what you need to feel better. They create a customized treatment plan to relieve pain and preserve the health of your teeth and gums. Call the Federal Way, Washington office to schedule an emergency dentistry visit or book an appointment online today.

Emergency Dentistry Q&A

What is emergency dentistry?

The emergency dentistry services available at WA Dental can address unexpected tooth or gum injuries that require immediate medical attention.

The team provides comprehensive emergency dentistry services. Their schedule allows for emergency dentistry visits, and the staff makes same-day appointments available when possible. 

The dental specialists personalize a treatment plan to ease pain and restore the health of your teeth and gums. They use X-rays and other diagnostic technologies to understand your emergency quickly and determine the treatments needed.

When should I schedule an emergency dentistry appointment?

You should schedule an emergency dentistry appointment at WA Dental if you have a sudden injury that affects your teeth or gums. You might also need an emergency dentistry visit if you have worsening tooth or gum pain because of cavities or other oral health issues.

The team specializes in diagnosing and treating a wide range of dental emergencies, including:

  • Infections
  • Lost tooth
  • Tooth fractures
  • Bleeding gums
  • Severe face or jaw pain

These issues can develop from a sudden mouth injury, tooth decay, or underlying diseases affecting your oral health.

If you’re not sure you need emergency dental care, you can call the office to discuss your concerns with the team. They can guide you on caring for your teeth or gums until you come into the office.

What happens during an emergency appointment?

During your emergency dentistry appointment at WA Dental, the team learns more about your symptoms and reviews your medical history. They also perform an oral health exam to assess the health of your teeth and gums.

If you need dental X-rays, the providers discuss your results during your visit. They help you make the most informed decisions about treatments for your condition.

A range of restoration services is available on-site to repair fractured or chipped teeth. The team also offers tooth extraction services to remove severely damaged teeth.

The dental team may recommend crowns or bridges to restore your smile and replace missing teeth. They also specialize in cosmetic dentistry services, like veneers and dental implants, and may recommend these services to improve the health and appearance of your smile.

Call WA Dental to schedule an emergency dentistry appointment or book an appointment online today.