Be Ready For Anything
There are very few true orthodontic emergencies, but we are always available to help you.
Here to Help
If you have a broken appliance or are experiencing intense pain, please call us as soon as possible. We’ll do our best to fit you into the schedule for an appointment.
Even if you have a regular appointment scheduled, call immediately to notify us that you need an appliance repaired.
Help At Home
Surprisingly, most orthodontic problems can be remedied at home. While you await your appointment, these guidelines will help you resolve minor problems. Please know that even if you alleviate the pain caused by your broken appliance, you still need a repair appointment.
The following orthodontic emergencies and their treatments are listed in the order from least severe to most severe. Only the most severe emergencies require immediate attention by Dr. Vroman.