Emergency Dental Visits: Things You Can’t Predict

Of course, when it comes to emergency dental care, there are lots and lots of things you cannot predict. Otherwise, you would have already set up a visit and come in to see us about your smile. Today, we would like to talk about some possible moments you may require urgent care that you’ve never really even though about before, as well as some more obvious occurrences, while reminding you of one thing they all have in common: They call for you to contact us to schedule an emergency dental visit, pronto!

You’re About To Travel But…

You’re ready! You’ve even gotten your stuff packed ahead of time. You have your itinerary! You’re about to head out to travel but then … your tooth hurts. Or you break a tooth. Or some other issue crops up. Schedule your emergency dental visit right away. Otherwise, you may be looking at a not-so-fun vacation.

You Were Feeling Fine All Day But Now…

Of course, toothaches and other problems like to show up when it’s so inconvenient! Maybe you felt perfectly fine all day or experienced mild discomfort. Then, the moment our office locked its doors, your tooth began to really hurt! No worries. This is why we are here for your urgent needs: They often require emergency dental visits when it’s not the best time.

You’re Pretty Sure You Just Damaged Your Dental Work…

Whether you think you may have just damaged your dental bridge, your crown, your filling, your denture, or any other type of work you’ve had completed, we generally suggest an emergency dental visit for you. Let us know ASAP!

We Are Here For Your Urgent Dental Care Needs

Schedule an emergency dental visit with us when a pressing need arises! To schedule an appointment or consultation with Dr. Hofkes, contact us today by calling 562-584-4082. We proudly welcome patients of all ages from Cerritos, CA, and all surrounding communities, such as Lakewood, Long Beach, Buena Park, and more.