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Emergency Dentist — Cambridge, MA

Compassionate Dental Care In Your Time of Need

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Dental emergencies are typically painful and alarming, but you can make the best out of a bad situation by taking a few simple steps. One of the first things you should do is call your emergency dentist in Cambridge, MA at Fresh Pond Dental. Describe what happened, and we will prepare to treat you as soon as possible — perhaps even on the same day that you call. We will leap into action to help you manage your pain and minimize the damage to your oral health. For compassionate dental care in your time of need, do not hesitate to contact Fresh Pond Dental right away!

Why Choose Fresh Pond Dental for Emergency Dental Care?

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

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It may be easy to panic in a dental emergency, but we urge you to stay calm and take a deep breath. This will help you act quickly and correctly, and it can make all the difference during an emergency dental situation. Here is what you should do next:

The Most Common Dental Emergencies

Aside from calling our team, what can you do to handle a dental emergency? You can perform some basic first-aid to take the edge off your pain and reduce the risk that further damage will occur to your oral health before you get to our dental office. When you call us, our knowledgeable team will walk you through the most important steps to take to manage your situation before you reach us. Below, we have outlined some important steps that may be wise to take when you are trying to handle specific, common dental emergencies.

Understanding the Cost of Dental Emergencies 

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The cost of treating your dental emergency will depend on your specific situation. For example, if all you need is a prescription, your cost is likely to be much less than if you need extensive restorative work. After we assess the damage to your oral health, we will discuss your treatment options and their associated costs. We will also be happy to help you file insurance claims or apply for low-interest financing through CareCredit if necessary.

How to Prevent Dental Emergencies

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Some dental emergencies are inevitable. However, there are a few simple things you can do to greatly reduce your risk of facing one:

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