Good news, true orthodontic emergencies are rare! However, should one occur we are available to take care of you. If you are bleeding heavily, have experienced trauma to the mouth, or have severe pain, the best course of action is to head to the closest emergency room. If you have a broken appliance or are experiencing discomfort of your soft tissues, give us a call and we will give you some tips to alleviate the discomfort while we schedule an appointment to resolve the issue. Please refer to our “Life With Your Appliance/Braces” page If you have questions regarding mild discomfort.