About Emergency Dental Care
Some dental concerns (including a cracked tooth, jaw pain, a toothache, and others) need quick relief. At times when these oral emergencies come up, individuals around the Crystal Lake, IL area are urged to contact our dentists at DentalWorks - Crystal Lake for help and assistance. Our dentists will reply to every question concerning the patient’s dental concern and explain temporary relief and longer lasting options. If the problem occurs during open office times, the patient is typically encouraged to come to DentalWorks - Crystal Lake for emergency care, however for issues that take place after hours, our dentists will be reached and given the patient’s phone number, so our dentists can help the patient choose the most appropriate option. Patients may also book an appointment at DentalWorks - Crystal Lake any time through the online portal for concerns that do not require urgent treatment.
"Great dentist, extremely professional business and staff. They are always on time, never behind on their schedules and very courteous. Very happy ."- E.G. / Yelp / Mar 10, 2019
"Great team, have been going there for years."- P.W. / Google / Mar 05, 2019
"Very satisfied and happy with office staff. Dr. Betzelos is the most honest dentist I've had. I've moved a lot and had my share of rude, unprofessional and dishonest dentists. I'm extremely happy with Dr. Betzelos. I have a few more appointments and am looking forward to them which was not the case prior to Dr. Betzelos and his staff."- C.G. / Google / Jan 18, 2019
"They helped me without question and even stayed open longer to make sure I got the care needed!!!! I love this place!!!!"- S.L. / Google / Jan 05, 2019
"Great office! I got my wisdom teeth extracted here & go for my cleanings regularly. Oral surgeon was very informative of the procedure and helped me make an educated decision on what route to go. No bruising, no swelling, and got all four removed in less than 30 minutes!!"- A.S. / Yelp / Sep 03, 2018
What to Expect
For after-hours emergencies, the individual can contact DentalWorks - Crystal Lake and talk to our answering service. Our dentists (or a local authorized dentist, if our dentists aren't able to be reached) is contacted and the patient’s information and number is shared with our dentists, who will phone the patient. Typically dental emergencies will be solved with a prescription sent to an emergency pharmacy and the individual is booked to come to DentalWorks - Crystal Lake as soon as possible. If the individual experiences a bigger issue of significant bleeding, severe pain, and/or signs of an infection swelling or fever), our dentists will usually direct the patient straight away to the nearest emergency room if it is after the office is closed.
Our dentists will typically schedule another appointment to assess the patient’s progress or to conclude any other services. Our dentists will explain to every patient their special aftercare directions that need to be followed entirely for faster relief. Patients will continue to plan once a year dental examinations and twice yearly dental cleanings at DentalWorks - Crystal Lake so our dentists can find and treat any developing issues that may call for emergency dental care.
Oral health emergencies shouldn't be left untreated because of financial issues. DentalWorks - Crystal Lake will contact the patient’s insurance carrier to reach their greatest coverage. DentalWorks - Crystal Lake takes many payment options and helps patients with financing plans to help make emergency care within the patient's means.
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The most urgent dental issues, including a lost filling or chipped tooth, seem to happen whenever they are least convenient. However, DentalWorks - Crystal Lake provides emergency dentistry. When you have a issue that must have critical help our dentists at DentalWorks - Crystal Lake will do their best to help you as fast as possible.