Dental Emergencies

Get same-day emergency dental care at Aberdeen Smiles.  Aberdeen, SD dentist Dr. Drake and Dr. Fettig can usually see you the same day you come into our office. Trust our compassionate dental team to make sure your smile is taken care of fast. For dental emergencies in Aberdeen, SD, call us at 605-277-9049 for help immediately.

What Is a Dental Emergency?

A dental emergency is a situation that threatens the life of your tooth or causes oral pain. Here are some common dental emergencies in Aberdeen, SD we treat:

  • Cracked Tooth
  • Broken Tooth
  • Tooth Knocked Out
  • Infected Tooth/Toothache

First Aid Tips for Dental Emergencies from Aberdeen Smiles

When you call us at our Aberdeen, SD dental office, we not only begin preparing for your arrival, but we will also give you first aid recommendations based on your specific situation. For example, if you get a tooth knocked out, there are a few things you should do.

  1. Find the Tooth – If you act fast, we may be able put a knocked-out tooth back into your mouth.
  2. Wash the Tooth – Touch only the crown of the tooth, not the root, while you are washing it with warm or cool water.
  3. Submerge the Tooth in Milk – The moisture and calcium in the milk will help keep your tooth alive while you travel to our office for your emergency appointment.

See an Emergency Dentist at Aberdeen Smiles

Call 605-277-9049 immediately if you’re in pain. Aberdeen, SD dentist Dr. Drake or Dr. Fettig will treat your dental emergencies in Aberdeen, SD and make sure that your smile, or the smile of your loved one, is taken care of promptly.

If you aren’t suffering from any dental emergencies in Aberdeen, SD,  you can still call or use our online form to schedule an appointment.

Dr.  Drake is a board member of TSC Dental Hygiene School and previously served as a board member for the American Cancer Society.


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