Emergency Dentist in Independence, MO
Sometimes the unexpected happens. When it does, Dr. Robert N. Hanson and our team of dental professionals are ready to assist by providing emergency dental care in Independence, Missouri. We encourage you to call Hanson Dentistry at 816-373-5606 as soon as possible to receive the help you need for your smile from our experienced dentist.
You cannot always predict when you or a loved one will need urgent dental attention, and waiting days or weeks to visit the dentist can mean permanently damaging your smile or losing large swaths of time to severe dental pain. That is why our team offers emergency dental care, to save your smile and help you return to a comfortable day-to-day life as soon as possible. If you need urgent dental attention, call our office immediately and our team will schedule you for the soonest available visit with our dentist.
A dental emergency may look like any of the following:
- Teeth that have been knocked loose or knocked out
- Teeth that have been chipped or broken or molars that have fractured
- Damage to the soft tissue of the mouth, including the tongue, gums, cheeks or lips
- Missing or broken dental restorations or permanent appliances, such as dental fillings, crowns, braces or implants
- Sudden, sever or long-lasting toothaches
If you or a family member are experiencing any of the above, please reach out to our team. We will let you know as soon as our dentist has the chance to meet with you and will offer instructions on how to care for and preserve your smile until then. If your dental emergency is accompanied by any injury to head, neck or jaw, we urge your to visit the emergency room or your primary physician before scheduling an appointment with our team. To learn more about emergency dentistry, and to schedule your urgent care visit with our team, call or visit our office today.