Like many businesses across the nation and world, dental offices have been directed to shut down their businesses during the stay at home orders. However, dental emergencies have the uncanny ability to happen during the worst possible times that is why Comfort Care Dental is providing emergency dental work in Pocatello and surrounding areas.
Continue reading to learn more about what services our practice is able to provide during this time of uncertainty.
From what constitutes a dental emergency and urgent dental care in accordance with both the American Dental Association (ADA) the CDC guidelines for dental work during COVID-19.
At this time the CDC’s guidelines for dental care during COVID-19 are as follows:
In order to protect staff and preserve personal protective equipment and patient care supplies, as well as expand available hospital capacity during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that dental facilities postpone elective procedures, surgeries, and non-urgent dental visits, and prioritize urgent and emergency visits and procedures now and for the coming several weeks.
To better understand these guidelines we will walk you through what is considered an emergency and urgent dental care in Pocatello.
If you’ve ever had any tooth pain or needed emergency dental work in Pocatello then you know how badly you want the pain/issue taken care of-and fast! Our dental practice’s mission, aside from fixing the problem as quickly as possible, is making sure that all of our patients feel comfortable no matter what dental emergency they may be experiencing through sedation dentistry and the unwavering support of our team of experts.
If you are experiencing any of the following emergency dental issues, it is critical that you contact an emergency dental care practice like Comfort Care Dental in Pocatello. Some of these issues may be able to be taken care of by your dentist while others, may require a visit to the ER:
In addition to emergency dental care, urgent dental care visits can and should be treated during COVID-19. According to the ADA, the following Urgent dental care, which focuses on managing conditions that require immediate attention to relieve pain and/or risk of infection, include:
If you believe you need urgent or emergency dental care in Pocatello and your symptoms or injuries are not listed above, don’t hesitate to contact our office or 911. If you are in pain and need relief, we are here to help you. As Idaho’s number one leader for Sedation Dentistry, we pride ourselves in making our guests feel relaxed and comfortable no matter what may be happening.
Our promise to all of our guests is to always make sure that you feel like family no matter if you visit our Idaho Falls, Twin Falls, Rexburg, or Pocatello emergency dental locations.
Call us today, we are all in this together.