Emergency Services

If you’re experiencing pain or need emergency dental services, contact us to accommodate emergency walk-in appointments.

Why Do I Need Emergency Dental Services?

Dental emergencies are instances where your tooth pain or other oral issue are so severe that it requires immediate medical attention. Addressing the condition as soon as possible will prevent it from getting worse and will give you a better chance at preserving your teeth and overall oral health. Hospitals may not be equipped to handle a dental emergency, so it is best to call a professional dental office.

Dental emergencies are potentially life threatening and require immediate treatment to stop ongoing tissue bleeding or to alleviate severe pain or infection.

There are a variety of signs that you may be in need of emergency dental service. This includes an abscessed or infected tooth, lost tooth, swelling in the gums, or severe bleeding from the mouth.

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If not treated immediately, some of these conditions can result in serious damage or permanent tooth loss. Dental emergencies can be the result of untreated oral health issues that turned into a serious condition suddenly or were ignored for a period of time. Emergency dental services will help to relieve your pain and ensure your smile isn’t damaged. While visiting a dentist can be exhausting, visiting a professional is your best option.

Smilovits DDS offers 24/7 emergency service where our dentists work to provide the emergency care you need as soon as possible. We have experience with a variety of dental services so whether you need a tooth extraction, crown or any other type of procedure, we are ready to help. Our dentists are all members of the International Congress of Oral Implantology and have been serving Cleveland for over 30 years.

How to Find a Great Dentist for Emergency Service

A dentist should have experience in all dental services so they can provide proper treatment no matter what your dental emergency. Find a dentist that will calm any anxieties you have about your condition.

In the midst of a medical emergency, you need a dentist who ensures you remain calm and a staff that will answer any questions you have. When visiting a dental office for an emergency visit, it is best to bring insurance information and a list of any medications you currently take.

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The more information you have for the dentist, the better he or she can plan your course of treatment after a thorough examination. Smilovits DDS will not perform treatment until the patient has seen a written and mutually agreed-upon treatment plan. It is important to make your patients feel at ease during a dental emergency, which is why our dentists see one patient at a time. They can focus their time and energy on your case to ensure you receive high quality care.

Another point of concern in finding the right dentist to help with your oral health issue is cost. Find a dentist willing to work with your insurance and who will offer an affordable price for your procedure. Call Smilovits DDS to see which insurance plans we work with.

Overall, you need an experienced and professional dentist that is versed in the latest dentistry techniques and uses state-of-the-art tools. Smilovits only uses the latest tools for all dental services and has been in operation since 1984. With the right dentist performing your emergency service, a severe toothache or excessive bleeding can be taken care of with a simple and painless procedure.

Why Should I Choose Smilovits DDS for Emergency Service?

The professionals at Smilovits DDS make your immediate dental care our priority. To help save your teeth and other areas of the mouth before coming into the office, we suggest a few home remedies that will keep you from experiencing further pain before seeing us in person. If you have a cracked tooth, rinse your mouth out with warm water and hold a cold compress on the outside of your check.

Smilovits DDS gives instructions on what to do immediately after an oral health emergency and offers same-day appointments.

For teeth that have been knocked out, try to put the tooth back in its socket, or keep it between your cheek and gums to preserve it. Soak your mouth with milk. If you have bitten your tongue or lip, rinse your mouth out with water and apply a cold compress.

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Smilovits DDS offers a free second opinion for dental care, so if you have an emergency and were told that your teeth must come out, give us a call. We offer same-day appointments and new patients receive and exam, x-ray and consultation with the doctor for only $99. When you need emergency dental services or any other kind of oral procedure, call Smilovits DDS at 216-464-9696 to make an appointment.

See Why Our Customers Love Us!


In our 36 years of business we have never had an unsatisfied client. Most of our clients love our no wait policy where you don’t wait in our waiting room to see a dentist when you have scheduled an appoint. We have also helped save thousands of patients from making the unnecessary decision to have their teeth pulled or to have dentures put in. Our philosophy of keeping your smile natural and healthy has helped serve the Greater Cleveland Community for decades.

Dr. Smilovits and his staff are extremely warm and welcoming. They are extremely prompt and attentive to any concerns you may have. They explain everything to you during each step of your appointment. Everyone you encounter has an exceptional bedside manner. I am very pleased and would highly recommend him to anyone needing a dentist.

- Rebecca Waters

I've had nothing but positive experiences at Dr. Smilovits' office. The business hours are convenient and appointments flexible. And the procedures are prompt and pain-free.

- Steve Beakes

Just went to Peter Smilovits' office and I had the best experience!! Like most people, I hate going to the dentist and have terrible anxiety when it comes to getting work done. I told the hygienist, Danny, how nervous I was and he was amazing with my cleaning! He explained everything during the process and was just so sweet and the Dr. also came in just to check on me and make sure I was doing okay.

This was honestly the best experience I’ve ever had at the dentist! I fully trust these people with my teeth and can’t wait to go back. 10/10 would recommend!!

- Tori Daddario

Dr. Smilovits and his staff offer excellent service at a very fair price. I have never needed the rescue squad after I got my bill. His years of experience are evident as soon as you see how thorough and painless his service is.

His staff is very efficient as well and everyone is very nice and makes you feel welcome and appreciated. Thanks to all for a great experience.

- Rich Mastnardo

Going to the Dentist always makes me nervous.  Today I went to Dr. Smilovits; he talked with me about options for my teeth while making me feel comfortable.  He even told jokes to lighten the mood.  

Anna did an amazing job on my teeth and now I simply cannot stop smiling! I am 100% satisfied with the entire experience and had multiple people already asking who I went to after seeing my results

- Missi B.

Dr. Smilovits and his entire staff were very kind and accommodating.  He did an excellent job of explaining and fixing the problem I was having and at a great price.  

This was the first time I had been there on my sister's recommendation and I will most definitely return for any future needs.

- Lisa Sparenga

Dr. Smilovits DDS has been performing dental procedures for over 40 years, serving Northeast Ohio suburbs including: Beachwood, Chagrin, Solon, Mayfield, Lyndhurst, Highland Heights, Richmond Heights, Chesterland, Chardon, Shaker Heights, University Heights, Pepper Pike, Gates Mills, Bay Village, Rocky River, Strongsville, Parma, Lakewood, Hudson, Willoughby, Hunting Valley, Woodmere, Twinsburg, Moreland Hills and Cleveland Heights area.

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The certified dentists at Smilovits DDS are experienced in performing a variety of dental procedures that will improve your oral health and keep your smile looking its best.