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Emergency Dentistry

Charles M. Marks, DDS & Dental Associates

General Dentistry & Cosmetic Dentistry located in Midtown, New York, NY

If your child has had a tooth knocked out or you suffer from excruciating tooth pain, you need fast, compassionate dental care from a caring expert. The outstanding team at Charles M. Marks, DDS & Dental Associates in Midtown Manhattan, offers emergency dentistry that relieves pain and alleviates the anxiety that comes with a dental emergency. Don’t hesitate to call the New York City office for high-quality, same-day care for a broad range of dental emergencies. Non-emergency appointments can be booked by calling the office or requesting one online.

Emergency Dentistry Q & A

What is emergency dentistry?

Emergency dentistry responds to oral health conditions that require immediate attention. When you or your child has a dental emergency, and you can’t wait days for an appointment, Charles M. Marks, DDS & Dental Associates offers same-day appointments with a skilled and experienced dentist.

When you visit Charles M. Marks, DDS & Dental Associates for a same-day, emergency dental treatment, you receive the same exceptional care that you can expect during standard appointments.


How do I know if I have a dental emergency?

If you have pain or discomfort in your teeth, gums, mouth, or jaw that significantly interferes with your ability to function, or you have significant bleeding, you might need emergency dental care. Some of the most common conditions that require emergency dentistry include:

  • Broken or cracked teeth
  • Objects caught between the teeth
  • Traumatic injury to the jaw or teeth
  • Severe tooth pain 
  • Cavities
  • Abscesses
  • Gum infections
  • Damaged bridges, crowns, or orthodontic devices

If you suspect you need emergency care, contact Charles M. Marks, DDS & Dental Associates. If you’re unable to reach the office, visit your local emergency room.


Which treatments are available for emergencies?

The team at Charles M. Marks, DDS & Dental Associates offers a wide range of emergency dentistry services, performed using the most advanced techniques and latest dental technology. The entire team works to provide fast pain relief in a friendly, caring environment.

Some of these emergency services include:

  • X-rays
  • Fillings
  • Root canals
  • Pain medication
  • Extractions
  • Antibiotic care for infections
  • Preservation of damaged teeth
  • Gum treatments

After your dentist provides emergency treatment, you typically return within a week for a follow-up visit. Depending on your condition, your dentist may recommend ongoing care with medication, bandaging, oral rinses, or another home care option. Your dentist might suggest that you see a dental or medical specialist for a follow-up, depending on your circumstances. 

The caring team at Charles M. Marks, DDS & Dental Associates provides emergency dentistry for children, adults, and seniors.

Dental emergencies can have serious consequences, so it’s crucial to get immediate emergency care. For outstanding, same-day emergency dentistry with a highly skilled dentist, call Charles M. Marks, DDS & Dental Associates. The office team adjusts the schedule so you can get fast, effective care.