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the Price of Emergency Dental Care

Price 
Location 
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Description
$ 120
Mar 2007
Northeast Arkansas
Emergency tooth extraction  more... close row
$ 190
Mar 2008
Portland, Oregon
Emergency crown on a molar  more... close row
$ 320
Aug 2007
Jackson, MI
Emergency tooth extraction at clinic  more... close row
$ 200
Sep 2007
Tempe, AZ
Crown replacement after biting into gooey candy  more... close row
$ 347
Aug 2008
Syracuse NY
Emergency exam and filling  more... close row
$ 95
Feb 2008
Coopersburg, PA
Filing of chipped tooth flouride treatment  more... close row
$ 1500
Feb 2008
San Diego, CA
Emergency wisdom tooth extraction  more... close row
$ 250
Apr 2008
New York, New York
Emergency dental care a must when in pain  more... close row

Description of service

My husband was on painkillers for three days because of sharp pain in his tooth. The family dentist diagnosed it as third degree root canal. Apparently the pain killers did not have any affect on him and he developed abscess in the canal. We rushed to the emergency for instant care. At the end, we paid,

X-Ray = $60

Diagnosis (create a hole in the tooth to drain out abscess) = $80

Emergency service fee = $35

Tax = $ 18.76

Medicine (antibiotics + pain killers) = $55.84

Total = $249.60


Review of Service

Regardless of the price for a first visit, the fact that my husband got instant relief was worth it. The dentist was very nice and offered us time to discuss before making a decision on the spot. He was quite patient. The best part was the waiting line was very short (I would say 15 minutes) and that too on a Sunday.


Tips

If you have serious pain, don't wait until your next dentist appointment like me. It's not fair to you or the person in pain. Go to the emergency dental care because they are there for you. Use it so that you don't have to bear the pain. The cost is not any different than using your own family dentist.


$ 350
Nov 2006
Birmingham, Michigan
Tooth removal with laughing gas  more... close row
$ 420
Jun 2007
La Crescent, MN
Emergency tooth removal with bad service  more... close row
$ 0
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$ 295
Jan 2010
Salt Lake City, Utah
Extraction of infected molar, including anesthesia and x-rays.  more... close row
$ 120
Jun 2008
Valrico, Florida
Disorganized unhelpful dentist  more... close row
$ 250
Mar 2008
Garland, TX
Removal of cracked molar  more... close row
$ 90
Apr 2008
Baltimore, Maryland
Emergency dental service is for extreme pain  more... close row