Here’s the good news: True orthodontic emergencies are rare. You might be surprised to learn that you can temporarily solve many problems yourself until you come to our office for an assessment and repair.
Call us right away if you experience severe pain or have a painful appliance problem you can't take care of yourself. We'll get you in to resolve the issue.
If you’re not sure if you’re having an emergency, give us a call! We’ll be glad to help you take the next best steps. We want to make sure any damage is repaired right away to avoid disruptions to your treatment timeline.
Here’s some examples of common problems and steps you can take on your own to manage them until you get in touch with us.