Emergency Dentistry Services In Bloomington IL

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Emergency Dentistry


If you’re experiencing tooth pain or need emergency dental services, Sylvester Family Dental can help. We offer urgent dental care and emergency dental services at our location in Bloomington, IL. 


We are happy to serve you if you're having a dental emergency - whether you're a current or new patient. Call our office and our excellent staff will do their best to schedule the next available appointment.


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What Is Emergency Dental Care?

Emergency dental care applies to severe pain, swelling or any injury that will cause further damage if you wait more than a few days to seek treatment.  Urgent dental care may be required if you're experiencing severe tooth aches, swollen jaw, sore gums, cracked tooth, or lost or loose fillings.



Emergency dentist for adults

Sylvester Family Dental offers emergency dentistry for adults. Call our office and one of our emergency dentists will see you as soon as possible during our regular office hours.


Emergency dentist for kids

If you're looking for an emergency pediatric dentist for your toddler, contact our office.  If we cannot help we can refer you to an appropriate office.


Our Dental Services

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Do I need emergency dentistry?

We urge you to call our emergency dental office if you have any of the following symptoms. We will get you an appointment as soon as possible during routine office hours. 


  • Toothache

  • Tooth Knocked Out

  • Gum/Tongue/Cheek Injuries

  • Chipped/Broken Teeth

  • Lost Filling/Crown

  • Tooth Loose

  • Abscess


How Should I Handle More Urgent Dental Emergencies?

If your symptoms are more critical than the ones mentioned above, call 911 or have someone drive you to the nearest emergency room for help. Signs that you should seek immediate care include:

  • Uncontrolled bleeding from your mouth
  • Serious trauma to your face, jaw or mouth
  • Severe, sudden swelling


Emergency dentist and Covid-19

The team at Sylvester Family Dental has always made safety our top priority, which is why we are open and closely adhering to 

CDC, O.S.H.A., and State Dental Board guidelines to responsibly see our patients for dental appointments and treatment. We want to assure you of the measures we take to maintain a clean and safe environment so you can continue to receive needed dental care without fear or concern.