Emergency Dentist South Gate

Emergency dentist South Gate, CA

Emergency Dental Care

At Reza Dental Care, we take your oral health seriously. That’s why we’re available for any emergency dental services. We are happy to treat both new and returning patients. Learn more about our emergency dentist services in South Gate, CA, and how to know when to give us a call.

Dental Emergency South Gate, CA
Are you experiencing a dental emergency? Please call us now at 323-457-8787 We are here to help you! ( Hablamos Español )

Do I need emergency dentistry in South Gate, CA?

You may find yourself wondering, “when will I ever need emergency dental services?” Most people who call our office are seeking immediate relief from pain or require a tooth repair. If you find yourself with oral pain that just can’t wait until the next day, it’s a good idea to see an emergency dentist. Call us if…

  • Emergency tooth extraction.
  • Severe tooth pain.
  • Broken or Cracked tooth.
  • Excessive bleeding.
  • Infection.
  • Broken or loose braces.
  • Stuck Objects.
  • Knocked out teeth.

Highly recomended. I was in an emergency condition but Dr. Reza accepted to work on my teeth so kindly and super professionally. Surely I will go there again.

Rahi Gol

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Is it a dental emergency?

Finally, before giving our South Gate, CA office a call, ask yourself these questions to determine if your situation does in fact classify as a dental emergency:

  • Are you bleeding or in severe pain?
  • Have you lost a tooth or do you have loose teeth?
  • Do you have an infection?

In general, a situation counts as a dental emergency if you are trying to prevent bleeding, save a tooth, or relieve extreme pain. It’s important to note that conditions like infections can be potentially life-threatening, and should be treated immediately.

Patient at urgent dentistry in South Gate, CA.

How can I benefit from an emergency dentist in South Gate?

Here at Reza Dental Care, we proudly offer emergency dental services in South Gate, CA. We do this to provide our patients with the care they need – when they need it most. In the case of injury, infection, or other dental emergencies, it’s important to know that you will be well-cared for – no matter the issue. Pursuing emergency dental care helps get you out of pain and helps you avoid even more complications down the road. We know that an emergency can be stressful, so we’ve aimed to make the process as simple as possible for our valued patients.

To see an emergency dentist please call our office at  323-457-8787. We look forward to taking care of you.

“I had an emergency dental need and Dr. Reza and his staff from the receptionist and dental assistant were amazing and showed soo much empathy. They talked me through everything and extremely attentive throughout the wait and process. I will definitely recommend this location 100 % beyond amazing.”
Amy A

When to Call 911

In some instances, your emergency dental situation may be so severe that it first warrants emergency medical attention at your nearest hospital or medical facility. Some conditions that fall under this category include:

  • Broken or dislocated jaw.
  • Extreme damage to your soft oral tissues.
  • Abscess that has caused extreme swelling of the face.

If you suspect you have one or more of these conditions, or another condition that requires immediate medical attention, you should first dial 911 and have your situation attended to by a doctor. After your more pressing issues are cared for, we can help fix any remaining dental issues.

Happy patient after emergency dental treatment

Emergency Medi-Cal Upgrade: Full Dental Coverage Now

Great News for California Residents! A new law has expanded emergency Medi-Cal coverage to include full dental care. Before, Emergency Medi-Cal only covered basic treatments like exams, x-rays, and extractions. Now, it covers a wide range of treatments, including fillings and root canals, ensuring you get the comprehensive dental care you need.
At Reza Dental Care, we’re excited about this update. It means we can provide all the treatments you need to keep your smile healthy and bright. Your well-being is our priority, and with this extended coverage, we’re here to ensure nothing gets in the way of a healthy, beautiful smile.

Your South Gate Emergency Dentist

You can’t always control when you need emergency dental care. You may be sent into a panic, wondering who you can turn to. With our urgent care, you’ll never have to worry again. You can call our South Gate, CA office for your dental emergency needs. Our friendly can caring staff are also available for anything from biannual checkup to dental implants. Contact us online or give us a call today to learn how we can assist you on your journey to a healthier smile.

“I would like say Thank YOU to Dr. Reza and to his whole team!!! I called in to Reza Dental Care with an emergency due to an immense pain in one of my back molars: I needed to get a tooth extracted. I can now say with 110% confidence that I made the right choice. Now just 5 hours laters or so: I am here writing this review and pain free!!! I love their customer service, more than service, the team makes you feel welcome, comfortable, and valued. From the moment Mayra picked up the phone and helped me set up a same day appointment and guided me along the process to the moment when I walked out of the office with a gauze in my mouth. I was so glad I went there. I did not feel pain when Dr. Reza extracted my tooth. I would absolutely recommend you make an appointment with Reza Dental Care if your looking for a Dentist. They are amazing!”

Emergency Dental FAQ

What is considered a dental emergency?

An emergency is any dental problem that needs immediate treatment to stop bleeding, swelling, relieve severe pain, or save a tooth.

What to do if a tooth is chipped or fractured?

Fast action can save the tooth, prevent infection and reduce the need for extensive dental treatment. Before you call your emergency
dentist, rinse the mouth with lukewarm water. If the lip is injured too, apply cold compresses to reduce swelling. Place the broken tooth fragment in cold milk or water and bring it with you to the dental office.

How can I make the pain go away while I wait for my emergency dental visit?

If you are in pain prior to your emergency dental visit, you can try applying a cold compress to the area to reduce pain and swelling. You may also take any over-the-counter pain medication. When you arrive in our office, we will work to get you out of pain as quickly as possible, and if needed, we will prescribe you something for the pain.

Does emergency dental treatment cost more?

Absolutely not. Here at Reza Dental Care, we will never charge our patients extra for emergency treatment. We are here to help you get the treatment you need at regular costs.

My tooth is chipped or broken. What do I do?

In most cases, a broken or chipped tooth tends to cause pain or sensitivity. This is because the enamel – the protective outer layer of the tooth – has been compromised, leaving the sensitive underlayers of the tooth exposed. Even if you are not feeling pain or sensitivity, it is important to come in for treatment right away; leaving the tooth in this state can leave it vulnerable to harmful bacteria or acids, which may place it at risk for developing even more damage or decay. If you have noticed a broken or chipped tooth, give us a call right away at 323-457-8787.

Related Topics

Webmd.com (Dental Emergencies)

Oral Care Guide (WebMD)

About Our Business

Payments: Financing, Cash, Check, Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa.

Insurance: Medi-Cal, all PPO plans and most insurance companies.

No Insurance? No problem call 323-457-8787 for more information.

We serve patients from the following counties: Los Angeles County

We serve patients from the following cities: South Gate, Downey, Bell and Huntington Park. (Click here for complete list)

American Dental Association (ADA)

CA (License #103781). View License Information

I can’t say enough good things about this place from the cleanliness to the staff, everything was amazing ! I called for an emergency at around 5pm I had a horrible pain of what I thought was a molar the receptionist was super nice and said I was ok to come in. Upon arriving I was greeted and made felt comfortable right away. The dentist and assistant are both WONDERFUL!! I’ve never been good with dentists I get nervous but they really work with you and make you feel at ease. Dr. Reza reassured me that my teeth and molar were good and I had a sore that was affecting me. He prescribed me medication and a rinse and I’m super thankful since my pain was unbearable. They even took care of my deep cleaning and the dental assistant that was helping me was super amazing very gentle and patient. I’m so glad I found them I will definitely be keeping them as my family dentist going forward! Oh bonus comment they give you discounts regardless of insurance status ! Thank you guys so much !

Leslie Ramirez

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