When Can I See The Dentist?

Whether you need a checkup or require restorative care, you need dental care to protect and improve your smile. Many people with hectic schedules at work or school ask, “When can I see the dentist?” Fortunately, evening and weekend hours are available to help you see a professional at your convenience. In addition, we can schedule an emergency appointment if necessary.

Week Day Hours

Our office is open throughout the week. On Mondays and Tuesdays you can schedule a visit anytime between 7am and 6pm. On Wednesdays and Thursdays the office will be open for an additional hour, from 7am until 7pm. Friday hours are 7am until 4pm. If you have questions or would like to schedule a visit during those hours please contact our office today.

Weekend Hours

What about weekends? While the office is typically closed on Sundays, we do offer Saturday hours for those who can’t it to an appointment during the week. On Saturdays we will be available from 7am until 2pm. Call ahead and arrange for an appointment. Remember, we offer free cosmetic consultations for patients interested in improving the esthetics of their smiles.

What Constitutes an Emergency?

What if you have a dental emergency? If a serious problem develops and you cannot wait for normal office hours then contact our office. We can schedule a visit so a doctor can see you. A dental emergency typically involves any pain or injury to the teeth or gums. However, of the problem could be considered life threatening we urge you to either call 911 or proceed to the nearest emergency room. What constitutes a dental emergency situation? Common emergencies include:

  • Sudden toothaches
  • Objects caught between teeth that cannot be removed
  • Broken or cracked teeth
  • Knocked out tooth
  • Loose fillings or crowns
  • Lost fillings or crowns
  • Unexplained bleeding or pain when eating/speaking