At Pellegrini Dental, we are committed to providing outstanding service for our patients. During our twenty five plus years in practice, we have been available around the clock to offer emergency dental care. A doctor is on call at all times – every day of the week – all day and all night – to help you when you need it most. We will gladly see our patients in the event of a dental emergency. Simply call our office at (781) 934-2311 and you will be instructed on how to reach the doctor.

SHOULD I GO TO A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOM?

If you are experiencing the following you should go to the nearest emergency room:

  • swelling that causes difficulty with breathing or swallowing
  • loss of consciousness
  • altered orientation or mental status
  • hemorrhage from the nose or ears
  • neck pain
  • serious bodily injury that is not dentally related

WHEN SHOULD I CALL THE DENTIST?

If you are experiencing:

  • Persistent moderate to severe pain
  • Swelling
  • Bleeding

Call the doctor immediately and we will arrange to see you.

If you are experiencing:

  • Intermittent or mild pain
  • Broken/fractured tooth or lost filling with mild discomfort
  • Lost crown, bridge or temporary
  • Broken denture or sore spot

You can call the doctor and a decision will be made as to when you should be seen. More than likely it will not be in the middle of the night.

If you are experiencing:

  • Mild sensitivity
  • Lost filling or chipped tooth without discomfort
  • Tooth eruption or miscellaneous questions

Call the office during the next business day and you will be seen as soon as practical.

IF YOU ARE UNSURE WHETHER OR NOT TO CALL THE DOCTOR, IT IS BEST TO BE SAFE AND CALL. WE WILL HELP ASSESS YOUR SITUATION BY PHONE.

If you have any questions about our services, please contact us today at (781) 934-2311.