Orthodontic emergencies

We’re proud to be an emergency orthodontist near you in Bartow and Winter Haven!

Orthodontic emergencies are rare, but they happen – and our team is here for you if you experience one. Our goal is to see you as soon as possible, so we can remedy the situation and continue your journey to a beautiful new smile.

Fortunately, most situations can be resolved with orthodontic wax and a visit to our office.

What is considered an orthodontic emergency?

If you experience a true emergency that is not a common orthodontic emergency, we urge you to visit the emergency room immediately. Do not wait for an emergency orthodontist appointment!

Common orthodontic emergencies

  • Rubber band comes off your braces

  • Archwire pops out of place

  • Loose or broken braces bracket

  • Soreness due to poking wires or metal pieces

  • Broken or misplaced appliance

  • Lost, cracked, or broken clear aligners

  • Tooth pain or soreness

Emergency line

If you experience one of the above situations, just give us a call as soon as possible and we’ll schedule an emergency orthodontist appointment. We want to get you taken care of as soon as possible because your comfort and safety are our top priorities.

We have an expert on call 24/7 to handle our patients’ after-hour needs! Give us a call at 863-533-3302 and you’ll be forwarded to an orthodontic assistant who can provide assistance over the phone.

If necessary, our on-call specialist will meet you at our Bartow or Winter Haven office to resolve your emergency. Our goal is to get you out of pain and back on track toward the smile of your dreams!

In the meantime, we have tips to make you more comfortable until you can visit us.

Have questions about how to handle an orthodontic emergency?

Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us with any questions.

Dr. Abramowitz, our specialist orthodontist, and our experienced team are here to guide you and support you along your treatment process, while you achieve the perfect smile.

Ready to get started? Request your free consultation at our orthodontist offices in Bartow or Winter Haven today!

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