Emergency Dentist In Lincoln

Emergency Dentist in Lincoln

If have a dental emergency or looking for an emergency dentist in Lincoln, our experienced dentists at Lincoln Dental and Implant Studio can help. Our emergency dental appointments in Lincoln offer existing and new patients a relaxed atmosphere and experienced dentists to help them.

The Lincoln Hospital A&E will only deal with Dental Emergencies that are considered life-threatening. They will then ask the patients with a toothache and fractured tooth to see their dentist to have any work done.

What is considered a dental emergency in Lincoln?

Patients who require emergency care are those requiring immediate attention in order to minimise the risk of serious medical complications or prevent long-term dental complications. Their condition means they are most likely to present are:

  • Facial Swelling
  • Dental Trauma
  • Uncontrollable bleeding after extraction
  • Severe dental and facial pain
  • Dental Infection and abscess
  • Knocked out tooth and chipped or broken tooth.

What is considered a non-urgent Dental Emergency?

Non-urgent dental emergencies are when the patient is not in pain or has a condition that is not life-threatening or doesn’t need immediate attention like:

  • Patients not in pain
  • Aesthetic problems (dislodged crowns and bridges)
  • Patients with broken dentures
  • Patients with hospital referral letters
  • Patients requiring permanent restorations
  • Non-traumatic problems with orthodontic appliances
  • Patients who have no significant pathology
  • Patients requiring a second opinion
  • Requiring surgical extractions (wisdom teeth) and are not in pain

Can I go to A&E for a dental emergency?

You should go to A&E if the area around your eye or your neck is swollen. swelling in your mouth or neck is making it difficult for you to breathe, swallow or speak.

How do I get an emergency dentist appointment if not registered with a dentist in Lincoln?

You don’t need to be a registered patient at Lincoln Dental and implant Studio if it’s a dental emergency and so you should be able to find an emergency appointment in Lincoln if you explain the circumstances to our reception team.

24-Hour Emergency Dental Appointments in Lincoln

We offer emergency dentist appointments in Lincoln within 24 hours. All our patients on our family dental plans will be seen on the same day.

How to book an Emergency Dentist appointment in Lincoln?

Please call our friendly reception team at Lincoln Dental And Implant Studio and depending on the type of your dental emergency (urgent or non-urgent ) , the practice will try to get you in within 24 hours. Alternatively, you can use the contact us form on our website https://lincolndentalandimplantstudio.co.uk/ .Our email inboxes are checked by reception throughout the day.

At Lincoln Dental And Implant Studio, we offer dental emergency appointments for a fixed fee.

Emergency Treatment Outside working hours?

Our staff will check our inboxes 24 hrs a day and we are there to advise you.

Call the NHS out of hours – their 111 services is staffed by experienced advisers and healthcare professionals who will be able to direct you toward the best course of action.

Find our tips on how to deal with dental emergencies till you manage to get an emergency dental appointment below:

1)What should I do if I have a toothache or dental abscess?

  • Painkillers like ibuprofen or paracetamol
  • If you have swelling place a cold compress
  • Warm salt water rinses

2)What should I do if my permanent tooth has been knocked out?

    While waiting for your appointment at the emergency dentist in Lincoln at Lincoln Dental and Implant Studio:

  • Collect the knocked-out tooth and hold it by the crown and not by the root end.
  • Rinse your teeth with clean water and be careful not to touch the root.
  • If it is possible, place the tooth back into the socket and make sure it’s the right way and bite on a clean towel.
  • If this is not possible, you should place your tooth in a glass of milk or salty water until you go to the dentist. This will help to preserve the vitality of your knocked-out tooth.
  • Try to get an Emergency Dentist appointment in Lincoln at Lincoln Dental and Implant Studio within 24 hrs.

3)What should I do if my child’s milk tooth has been knocked out?

  • Reassure your child and do not attempt to put the tooth back into the socket. Your dentist will need to check if there is a jawbone fracture before any treatment can be planned. If there is a suspected bone fracture or dento alveolar fracture, your emergency dentist in Lincoln will refer your child to Lincoln Hospital A&E.
  • While you are waiting for your Emergency Dentist at Lincoln Dental and Implant Studio, apply gentle pressure using gauze or muslin to try and stop bleeding.
  • Give your child Calpol or ibuprofen .
  • Place your child’s knocked-out teeth in milk till you see the dentist.

4)What should I do if I have a chipped or Broken tooth?

  • Collect the broken segment if you can and keep it moist.
  • A cold compress on the outside to relieve any pain
  • Ring and email the emergency dentist in Lincoln at Lincoln Dental And Implant Studio and our cosmetic dentist will see you within 24 hrs to rebuild your tooth and to restore your smile and confidence.

Do I have to pay for a dental emergency appointment?

At Lincoln Dental and Implant Studio we have a fixed fee for all emergency treatments. Our dentist will make a treatment plan for permanent treatment after relieving you of pain.

We promise our patients that:

If you contact us about an emergency appointment, we will aim to:

  • See you on the same day
  • Diagnose your dental problem and relieve your pain
  • If you need any further treatment, our dentists will make a bespoke treatment plan and book you back in for further treatment.

Contact us at 01522 304314 and a member of our team will help you.