Emergency Dentistry

General & Cosmetic Dentists Serving Omaha, Bellevue, Lincoln and Nearby Nebraska

Posted: June 15, 2023

Some people have a love/hate relationship with the dentist, although we don’t get the “hate” part at all! While they love how clean their teeth feel after a check-up, people may hate feeling like they have to go. But there are certain times when you cannot get to a dentist quickly enough. If you’ve… Read Full Post

Posted: May 30, 2023

At Hillsborough Family Dentistry of Omaha, NE, our dentists understand that dental issues can arise when we least expect them. This is why our team is committed to offering emergency dentistry for both current and new patients. Emergency dental care is often needed in situations where immediate… Read Full Post

Posted: January 15, 2023

As with any medical emergency, a dental emergency is a situation that may occur when you least expect it--and at an inconvenient time. This is why emergency dentists exist. Emergency dentists are available during off-hours and ready for unexpected problems even during business hours, and can… Read Full Post

Posted: April 04, 2022

Many patients who visit us with toothaches are quick to ask our dentists if they will need a root canal. While toothaches can be uncomfortable, inconvenient, and in some cases extremely painful, they do not always indicate the need for root canal therapy. In fact, there are a variety of other… Read Full Post

Posted: March 30, 2022

Facial swelling can happen due to things such as injuries, new medications, or food allergies. It can even occur because of a high-salt diet or too much alcohol. However, facial swelling is also a common reaction to a serious bacterial infection. It goes hand in hand with the dental emergency known… Read Full Post

Posted: October 29, 2021

You want your family to enjoy great oral health year-round. Which is why you might be concerned about the scary tricks that some popular sweets can play on your teeth and gums.  Our dentists want you to know that indulging in treats on Halloween night probably won’t do too much damage if you’… Read Full Post

Posted: September 30, 2021

Dental trauma is more common than you might think. More than five million teeth are knocked out every year as the result of accidents and sports injuries. If you or your child are dealing with this situation, emergency dental care may help save the tooth so it can last for many years. First Aid… Read Full Post

Posted: May 12, 2021

Tooth restorations are designed to keep your smile strong and healthy for many years. However, there may come a time when you start to notice problems with your dental work. Here are a few examples of how dental restorations can fail — and the treatments to fix them. Know that we keep several… Read Full Post

Posted: February 12, 2021

Root canal therapy is performed to remove the soft inner part of a tooth that has become inflamed or infected. It’s a safe, comfortable procedure that saves your natural tooth and relieves pain. Below, we dispel three common myths about root canals that may be holding you back from getting… Read Full Post

Posted: September 29, 2020

It’s well understood that stress takes a toll on your physical and emotional wellbeing. But did you know that it can also be bad for your teeth, gums, and mouth? Keep reading to learn how stress can affect your oral health and get tips for protecting your smile. Stress-Related Oral Health… Read Full Post