Emergency Dentistry

Urgent Dental Care in Alexandria, VA

Dr. Patterson showing dental x-ray to a patientWe realize that dental emergencies don’t occur on a set schedule, so we always work to the best of our ability to handle emergency situations as soon as possible. If you have a true dental emergency, please call our office, and we will make every effort to examine you, offer treatment, or provide you with further directions.

Examples of true dental emergencies include:

  • Bleeding in the mouth that won’t stop
  • Abscesses or pus in the mouth
  • A tooth that is knocked out
  • Severe and unrelenting oral pain that is not controlled with over-the-counter medications

At the first sign of a dental emergency, please call us at (703) 960-1160.