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Dental Emergency Melbourne

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By Dr. Minoo Ghamari

Do you have a dental emergency?

Dental emergency situations can be frightening and frequently necessitate immediate attention. That's why we offer same-day service for dental emergencies. We want to make sure that you receive the best possible care promptly.

What Is Emergency Dentistry?

Emergency dentistry is the dentist's specialty concerned with diagnosing and treating dental conditions requiring immediate attention. Common dental emergencies include toothaches, chipped teeth, cracked teeth, and lost fillings. In most cases, you can perform emergency dentistry

in a single visit to the dentist. However, in some cases, it may require more extensive treatment. If you deal with a dental emergency, you must receive therapy to prevent further damage to your teeth.

Emergency Dentist Melbourne

Dental emergencies can arise to anyone; when they do, it's important to know where to turn for help. 

A dental emergency could be both a stressful and frightening experience. You may not be aware of who to call or what to do.

Gorgeous Smiles is here to help. We offer same-day dental emergency services in Melbourne, so you can quickly get the help you need.

We are aware that dental emergencies don't always happen during regular office hours. That's why we provide extended hours and Saturday appointments. We like to ensure you get the care you need when you need it.

When you come to our office, you will be seen by one of our experienced emergency dentists. We will work quickly to ease your pain and get you back on the road to recovery.

Benefits of Having an Emergency Dentist

There are many pros to having an emergency dentist.

  • First, you will be able to get the care you need right away. This can lessen the risk of further damage to your teeth.

  • Second, you will have peace of mind knowing that there is someone you can call if you have a dental emergency.

  • Third, you can avoid the hassle of finding a new dentist in the middle of an emergency.

As you can observe, there are many pros to having an emergency dentist. If you are looking for a trusted emergency dentist in Melbourne, look no further than Gorgeous Smiles. We have a wide variety of emergency dental services to meet your needs. So to give you an idea of our emergency dental services, we've listed a few of our most popular services below.

Our Emergency Dental Services

Dental Emergency Melbourne provides a wide range of emergency dental services to help you with any unexpected dental problems.

We provide various of emergency dental services, including:

Chipped or Broken Teeth

To lessen swelling, rinse your mouth with warm water and apply a cold compress to the affected area if you have a chipped or broken tooth. See a dentist as soon as possible, as they may be able to repair the tooth. Depending on the severity, you may require a crown or other dental work. So, it is getting it checked out sooner rather than later is always better.

Knocked Out Teeth

If you have knocked out a tooth, it is crucial to find the tooth and bring it with you to the dentist. If the molar is dirty, gently rinse it with water but do not scrub it or remove any attached tissue. If possible, strive to place the tooth back in the socket. If that is not possible, put the tooth in a cup of milk. See a dentist soonest, as there is a good chance you can replant the tooth it is treated with within 30 minutes.

Severe Sensitivity or Tooth Pain

Severe tooth pain can be a symbol of a serious dental problem. To avoid further pain, take over-the-counter pain medication and see a dentist as soon as possible. It is vital to get the problem checked out, as it could be something serious like an infection.

Abscess or Dental Infection

One of the most serious dental concern is an abscess or infection. It can cause severe pain, swelling, and fever. If you think you may have an infection, see a dentist immediately. Treatment will likely involve antibiotics and a root canal procedure.

Dental Surgery

Dental surgery is a last resort for treating serious dental problems. They will refer you to an oral surgeon if you need dental surgery. Dental surgery is usually only recommended for cases where other treatments have failed or are not possible.

Meet Our Melbourne Emergency Dentistry Team

At Gorgeous Smiles, we know that a healthy smile is vital to your overall health and well-being. That's why we offer a wide range of emergency dental services to meet your needs. We have a team of experienced and qualified dentists who are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to provide you with the best possible care.

Our team, from the friendly front office staff to our exceptional dental hygienists, works together to ensure that you receive the highest quality of care. Also, if you worry about the financing of your dental care, we have a wide range of payment options available to make sure that you can get the treatment you need.

Emergency Dentistry Costs & Payment Plans

We understand that unexpected dental problems can be costly. That's why we give a range of payment options to help make your treatment more affordable. We accept all major credit cards, as well as cash and personal checks. We also have payment plans available. If you own dental insurance, we will collaborate with your provider to ensure you get the most out of your treatment.


What is the most common dental emergency?
A toothache represents the most common dental emergency. Toothaches can be caused by several things, including cavities, infection, and gum disease. If you have a toothache, it is crucial to see a dentist as soon as possible to get the problem checked out.
Is toothache an emergency?
Yes, toothache is considered an emergency. It comes on suddenly and can be very painful. If you have a toothache, it is important to see a dentist as soon as possible to get the problem checked out.
When should I go to the ER for an abscessed tooth?
As quickly as possible! An abscessed tooth is a serious infection and can cause severe pain, swelling, and fever. If you think you have an abscessed tooth, see a dentist immediately.
Is a dry socket a dental emergency?
Yes, a dry socket is considered a dental emergency. It is a painful condition that can occur after a tooth is extracted. If you have dry socket, it is important to see a dentist as soon as possible so that the pain can be treated.
What happens if your teeth get knocked out?
If your tooth gets knocked out, try to find it and pick it up by the crown (the part normally visible in the mouth). Do not touch the root of the tooth. If possible, put the tooth back in the socket and hold it in place with your fingers. If you can't put the tooth back in the socket, put it in a cup of milk or water. See a dentist as soon as possible.
Can knocked out teeth be saved?
Yes, if you see a dentist within 30 minutes of the tooth being knocked out, there is a good chance that you can save the tooth.
What do I do if my tooth pain is unbearable?
If you are in pain and it is unbearable, you can take over-the-counter pain medication such as ibuprofen. You can also put a cold compress on the area to help reduce the pain and swelling. But, going to see a dentist as soon as possible is always the best option.
How can I stop my tooth from throbbing nerve pain?
Get some cold water and ice. Put the ice in a cup and hold it against the throbbing tooth for 10 minutes. Repeat this every hour until the pain goes away. You can also take over-the-counter pain medication to help relieve the pain. But, to be sure that the pain doesn't come back, you should see a dentist to have the tooth checked out.

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You don't have to suffer from a toothache or other dental emergency. We can help you get relief and start feeling better right away. With our convenient location and extended hours, we can see you when it's most convenient for you. So, don't wait – call us today!


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About the Author

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Dr. Minoo Ghamari
General and Cosmetic Dentist
Dr. Minoo Ghamari has obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Debrecen Hungary, and possesses extensive experience working in dental practices across three different continents. With modern treatments now capable of being completed in a single appointment, Dr. Minoo strives to ensure her patients receive world-class care that is both efficient and effective.

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