Dental work is something that is incredibly important for all of us, but it is generally something that many of us put off because we feel that we simply don't have time for it. A lot of dentists want to make it as easy as possible for their patients to get the dental treatment that they need, so a many of them offer same day dental services. As the name states, these dental services are performed on the same day, allowing you to get in, get out, and get back to your regular schedule. This article is going to discuss 3 same day dental services that you can receive.
Wisdom Teeth Removal
If you need to get your wisdom teeth removed, you can this procedure done in a single day. There are going to be a few different ways that your dentist will go about doing this. If you would like to be put under anesthesia for the procedure so that you don't remember any of it, then you will meet with you dentist and the anesthesiologist to get the procedure done. The other way to get this procedure done is to simply be numbed and put on nitrous oxide ("laughing gas"), to remove any pain and to help you feel calm. Both procedures are going to be effective, but going without the anesthesia is going to shorten the procedure even more.
If you happen to chip a tooth, the last thing that you want to do is walk around with this chipped tooth for several days. Thankfully, if you call your dentist and tell them about your emergency, many of them are going to do everything in their power to get you in right away. As soon as you get in, they are going to examine the chip in your teeth, and begin creating and shaping a small piece of porcelain to replace the part of your tooth that is chipped. This can all be done in a single day in the office, and can get your tooth looking great once again.
Sometimes dental implants can be quite the process to get made and put in because they have to be sent away to be created and then shipped back to the dentist. Thankfully, more and more dentists are able to work closely with labs that are nearby, allowing them to get dental implants made in a single day.