Shipp Family Dentistry

Do you offer emergency services?

Dental Emergency Services | Columbus, MSMost of us will experience a dental emergency at least once in our lifetime. It can be a terrible toothache at the worst possible moment or a soccer ball to the mouth during a big game.

At Shipp Family Dentistry, we make time for emergency services in Columbus, MS.

A dental emergency may include:

  • A broken or lost tooth
  • A broken filling or restoration
  • A severe toothache
  • Swelling
  • Fever
  • Bleeding

When you’re in doubt, call us! The compassionate team at Shipp Family Dentistry can quickly determine whether you should be seen immediately. Without question, we do not want to leave you in pain.

If you have suffered trauma to your face or jaw, however, we want you to visit the nearest hospital first and contact us from there.

During your emergency treatment, we concentrate on easing your pain and saving your tooth or teeth. If you have lost a tooth, try to put it back in the socket after cleaning it with water. And don't touch the root or disturb any attached tissue. In many cases, we can replace a tooth if we see you within one or two hours!

Contact Us for Emergency Services in Columbus, MS

Contact Shipp Family Dentistry immediately if you exhibit any signs of a dental emergency.

If you have difficulty using our website, please email us or call us at (662) 329-3431
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In response to the ADA and CDC recommendations regarding the COVID-19 virus, the Mississippi State Board of Dental Examiners has mandated that all dental practices in the state cease all non-emergent dental care. Patients with a true dental emergency will still be provided care by appointment. Our team will continue to respond to calls and emails during this time. New and existing patients are also welcome to call or email to schedule future appointments. Thank you so much for your understanding.