We understand that injuries happen and sometimes you need to see a dentist after hours.
Dr. Lopez Bhushan reserves special times throughout the day to treat patients with dental emergencies at her practice in Flower Mound, TX. Broken, chipped, and missing teeth are problems that are usually caused by accidents like chewing really hard foods and blunt-force trauma to the mouth.
Though you might not feel immediate pain after the accident, it’s still a good idea to visit Dr. Lopez Bhushan to ensure this accident doesn’t lead to worse issues.
It’s a good idea to schedule emergency care if you have recently broken or have a missing tooth. Additionally, you should schedule an appointment if you have lost a crown, filling, or are experiencing extreme toothache. Dr. Lopez Bhushan will be able to determine how to control your pain and how to care for your tooth.
What to Expect
Dr. Lopez Bhushan will evaluate you prior to making a diagnosis during your consultation. X-rays might be required to look for additional concerns. After Dr. Lopez Bhushan understands the degree of your problem, she will speak with you about your options and develop a treatment plan.
Dr. Lopez Bhushan will offer you a plan that will help you recover following your treatment at Glorious Smiles in Flower Mound, TX. She can provide you with a prescription for medication or antibiotics to reduce the pain. Additionally, you can speak with Dr. Lopez Bhushan about techniques to avoid future accidents such as custom-made mouth guards.
If you have dental insurance, we'll contact your insurer to confirm your coverage.