Find A Tampa Emergency Dentist

People often come to this site in search of an emergency dentist in the Tampa Bay area who is open Saturday, open Sunday, or open Evenings. A review of our own resources revealed that while all kinds of Tampa dentistry specialists are listed and have large elaborate web pages, it can be extremely difficult and frustrating to attempt to find emergency dentists who can see you on off hours or when you are out of town in order to take care of issues that simply cannot wait.

Financial issues can also play a large role in dental emergencies. If your coverage is inadequate you could find yourself in an even tighter spot. Full coverage dental insurance is outside the means of most people, but there are reasonably priced private dental insurance policies as well as dental discount packages. Here are some links that will help you:

Why See Emergency Dentists in Tampa, FL

If you are in a great deal of dental pain, you may have a tooth that has become abscessed, or infected. This is a very serious situation, because the mouth is a highly vascular area. There are large blood vessels all throughout it. This means that an oral infection can spread through your bloodstream to other parts of your body much more easily than an infection in a less circulated area. In rare cases, an abscessed tooth that goes untreated for just a few days may result in a heart attack or stroke.

This is why it is very important that severe dental pain be addressed immediately. The problem, of course, is that the average Tampa dental clinic is only open during business hours. Many dental practices in the Tampa Bay are not open on Sunday, they are not open on Saturday, they are not open 24 hours or even into the evening hours.

Tampa Emergency Dentists

There are actually very few dentists in Tampa Bay who offer services on weekends or on off-hours, but there are a few. Here are the details for those dentists offering emergency dentistry in Tampa and surrounding cities.

The Dental Emergency Room in Clearwater, FL

This Tampa Bay dentistry practice offers dental services seven days a week from fairly early in the morning (7:30am) to fairly late at night (9:30pm). They even remain open on holidays.

The entire focus of this dentistry practice is on emergency care, and they do not provide routine care like you’ll find at a Tampa Bay family dentistry office. No cleanings, regular fillings, etc. They are strictly an emergency dentistry service. They offer treatment for:

  • Toothache pain / Toothaches
  • Abscessed teeth
  • Broken teeth or knocked out teeth
  • Tooth extractions
  • Wisdom teeth
  • Oral and tooth infections
  • Injuries to the mouth, lips and tongue, lacerations, abrasions, foreign objects
  • Repair of dentures – most repairs within 4 hours.
  • Sedation is available for extractions

The Dental Emergency Room is located at 1935 Drew Street in Clearwater, Florida, and can be reached at 727-449-2424.

Emergency Dental Service in Tampa, FL

We have not been able to obtain hours and services information for this practice yet, but will be updating this page as soon as more information about this emergency Tampa dentistry clinic can be located.

The Emergency Dental Service is located at 8370 West Hillsborough Avenue #101 in Tampa, Florida. You can reach them at 813-885-3900.

Town N Country Emergency Dental in Tampa, FL

This is another emergency Tampa dentistry office we have not been able to receive additional information about to date. We will be updating this page as soon as we have more information to offer about the emergency dental services offered at this location.

You can find the Town N Country Emergency Dental clinic at 5420 Webb Road #A2 in Tampa Florida. Their telephone number is 813-884-3287.

Emergency Dentistry Is Highly Necessary

Hopefully these emergency dentistry providers will be available at the time that you need them. There is nothing scarier than starting to experience pain at a time when you know that nothing can be done and you are powerless. It is actually a good idea to locate a good emergency dentist in Tampa Florida before you ever need one, just so that you have their information, operating hours, and specialties so that you know what is available and have some peace of mind. Even better, keep a chart of all the dental emergency rooms in your area and when they are open and what services they provide, and then you will know exactly what to do when something bad happens to you or someone close to you.

One Response to Find A Tampa Emergency Dentist

  1. john on February 8, 2009 at 11:40 am

    Both of the Tampa offices – Do not take weekend emergencies unless you are a prior patient. Most other dentists do the same

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