About Emergency Dental Care
Specific dental issues (like jaw pain, a toothache, cracked tooth, and others) must have speedy relief. When these dental emergencies occur, individuals in the Aurora, IL area are urged to call our dentists at DentalWorks - Fox Valley for support and instructions. Our dentists will answer every question about the patient’s dental situation and talk about temporary relief and longer lasting options. For problems during regular office times, the patient is usually able to come in to DentalWorks - Fox Valley for emergency care, but for problems that occur after office hours, our dentists will be contacted and given the patient’s information, so our dentists can help the patient decide the best course of action. Patients may also schedule an appointment at DentalWorks - Fox Valley any time online for problems that do not require immediate relief.
"At first I was concerned because of it being so big and multiple locations. I had nothing to be concerned about. The tech and doctor were wonderful. Because of it's size they are a one stop shop. I will be needing oral surgery and the surgeon was able to stop in and consult so I did not have to come back. Everyone that I dealt with was very nice and friendly."- R.M. / Yelp / Mar 09, 2018
"Called and left a message for Office Manger to call me back, 4 days later and I'm still waiting. I was over charged, took my 3 minor children in for just an annual cleaning and was charged for so much more. Office staff took minors in the back and did a full series of xrays without my knowledge, while I filled out forms, AND decided to add fluoride treatment without my consent."- Anonymous / Facebook / Feb 12, 2018
"Tanya was nice enough to take my call regarding pushing up my appt before my surgery. And it was her that told me earlier that I need to talk to the surgeon prior to any dental work as many doctors want you on an antibiotic. Tanya is very knowledgeable!!! Thanks Tanya for your patience with me and Dave and all our appointment issues. Your the best."- C.S. / Google / Aug 14, 2017
"Had a bad wisdom tooth. They gave me my options with prices. It was a great experience."- D.K. / Google / Jul 31, 2017
"They were all wonderful! Made me feel very comfortable and got great service!"- C.J. / Google / Jul 17, 2017
What to Expect
For after-hours emergency dental care, the individual should call DentalWorks - Fox Valley and leave a message with our answering service. Our dentists (or a local qualified dentist, if our dentists aren't reachable) is called and the patient’s information and message is given to our dentists, who will reach out to the patient. Generally dental emergencies will be taken care of with a prescription called in to an emergency pharmacy and the individual is scheduled to come to DentalWorks - Fox Valley first thing in the morning. If the individual experiences a major emergency of uncontrolled bleeding, intense pain, and/or signs of an infection (swelling and fever, our dentists will typically refer the patient immediately to the nearest hospital if it is after hours.
Our dentists will generally schedule a follow-up appointment to examine the patient’s progress or to finish any other procedures. Our dentists will discuss with every patient about specific aftercare instructions that need to be followed exactly for maximum relief. Patients will continue to plan annual dental examinations and twice yearly dental cleanings at DentalWorks - Fox Valley so our dentists can identify and solve any developing problems that may require emergency dental care.
Oral health emergencies shouldn't be left untreated over financial concerns. DentalWorks - Fox Valley will work with the patient’s insurance carrier to get their maximum coverage. DentalWorks - Fox Valley takes a variety of payment options and offers financing plans to help make relief affordable.
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Some of the most critical dental concerns, like a lost filling or tooth, have a habit of happening whenever they are most unexpected. Fortunately, DentalWorks - Fox Valley provides emergency dental services. When you have a problem that requires immediate treatment our dentists at DentalWorks - Fox Valley will do their best to take care of you as quickly as possible.