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Emergency Dental Care in Baton Rouge

How Tiger Smile Family Dentistry can Help!

Although it’s important to always stay on top of your oral health with regular checkups and a good regular oral hygiene routine, you still never know when a dental emergency in Baton Rouge might strike.

There are several common dental problems that can happen quite suddenly, requiring fast and reliable emergency dental care. That’s why it’s a good idea to arm yourself with some basic knowledge of what to do when an emergency arises.

Of course, the number one thing you should do when faced with a dental emergency is to call a trusted dental professional to set up an appointment.

The team at Tiger Smile Family Dentistry have decades of experience in dealing with a myriad of issues related to teeth, gums, and overall oral health, and we have 24-hour, and after hour dentists on call and ready to find the right solution to handle any emergency that may arise.

However, if circumstances won’t allow you to make it in to see a professional right away, we’ve put together a bit of information to help you navigate some common dental emergencies until you can make it in for an appointment.

Emergency Dental Care Quick Facts

Tiger Smile Family Dentistry has after hour dentists available in Baton Rouge, day or night, give us a call.

About our Emergency Services:

  • Saturday dentists available
  • 24-hour emergency care available
  • After hour care options
  • Affordable Baton Rouge Dentists

24 hour emergency dentist baton rouge Tiger Smile Family DentistryCommon Dental Emergencies

At Tiger Smile Family Dentistry, we’ve helped countless patients with a wide range of dental emergencies in Baton Rouge. Below are some of the most frequent reasons for needing emergency or after hour dental care:

Broken, Chipped or Cracked Tooth

Broken teeth can happen at any time and are one of the most common dental emergencies we see. From roughhousing with your kids to playing sports, one wrong move, and wham, before you know it your tooth is cracked or broken.

Similarly, even biting down on a hard piece of candy or food is often enough to break a tooth.

The good news is we’re here to help, and fast. With after hour services you can give us a call any time.


Abscesses are infections that can form between your gums and teeth or even surrounding the roots. These infections often won’t go away on their own and can be extremely painful. Left untreated, this infection can spread and even become life-threatening.

Knocked out Tooth

It happens. More often than you’d think. Whether from sports or an accidental bump to the face, it doesn’t take much to knock a tooth clear out of its socket. The good news is that if you get in to see us FAST, we might be able to save it.

Intense Tooth, Gum or Oral Pain

There are few things worse than dental pain and toothaches, often radiating along your jaw, neck, and even contributing to constant headaches. If you find that you’re experiencing intense or constant pain with little relief from over the counter care, don’t’ hesitate to reach out.

Why Choose Tiger Smile Family Dentistry?

When it comes to emergency dental care in Baton Rouge, you have your options. Here are a few reasons why we hope we can add you to our growing list of satisfied patients:

  • Caring dental professionals that care about you like family
  • Friendly and relaxing atmosphere
  • Family friendly and works well with both children and adults
  • Track record of satisfied patients that rave about our clinic online
  • Available on Saturdays and after hours
  • Emergency calls and drop-ins accepted
  • Fast and affordable
  • Flexible payment options
  • Full service, offering both preventative care and everything from root canals to cosmetic procedures

Patient Testimonials – see what others have to say about us

But don’t just take our word for it! Take a look below at just what a few of our patients have to say about us and decide for yourself.
“After coming here, I realized just how important it is to find a dental facility you feel comfortable getting treated by. I’ve been to the dentist, many dentists actually, over the years, and not once have I felt this “at home” in a dental office. Super casual atmosphere, the doctors and secretaries are super friendly, and the whole vibe instantly relaxes you upon walking in.” – Eva Thomas

“They work really efficiently and have great equipment. I’ve been to many dentists over the years, and at times, it feels like it takes 2+ hours for a cleaning. Not here. My dentist makes me feel really comfortable and relaxed in the chair, and I’m sure all the other dentists here do the same!” – JD Porto

“For me, they are the best dentists here in Baton Rouge no doubt! Not only they are the best, they also offer affordable dental treatments.” – Bryant Warner

As you can see from the above excerpts and 5-star reviews, our customers love us. And with over 180+ reviews online from satisfied customers we proudly maintain a 4.9 STAR Rating on Google!

That’s pretty good if you ask us. We just hope we get the opportunity to serve you and add you to our list of happy patients.

About Tiger Smile Family Dentistry

With over 30 years of experience, our dental professionals have proudly served Baton Rouge families with quality dental care such as dental implants, dental crowns and preventative dental care in Baton Rouge, affordable pricing, and family-friendly service.

Our team has been carefully chosen for their dedication to service and a “patient first” attitude.

Our conveniently located office is open from 8am-5pm Monday and Wednesday and 7am-3pm Tuesday and Thursday. We are closed Friday through Sunday except for emergencies.

Give us a call or stop by today! We’d love to hear from you.

Other Dental Services we Offer

  • Preventative Care
    • Dental Fillings
    • Cleanings
  • Wisdom Teeth Extraction
  • Orthodontics
    • Dental Braces
  • Root Canal Procedures
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
    • Teeth Whitening
    • Veneers
    • Dental Implants
    • Dental Crowns
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Periodontics
    • Gum Recession
    • Complete and Partial Dentures
  • TMJ Solutions and Relief
  • Conscious Sedation Options

Baton Rouge – where we live and work

The capital city of Louisiana, Baton Rouge is the epicenter of all thing Louisianan, highlighting unique history, culture, music and outdoors.

With Spanish, French, Creole and Native American roots, this diverse city has something for everyone.

Here are a few of our favorite attractions:

  • USS Kid Veterans Memorial Museum
  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum
  • Baton Rouge Zoo
  • Brec’s Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
  • Farr Park Horse Activity Center
  • Highland Road Park Observatory

Driving Directions

Tiger Smile Family Dentistry is 15 minutes away from SouthernCraft Brewing Co. and 11 minutes away from Burden
Museum and Gardens.

Directions from Southern Craft Brewing Co –via US-61 N, head southeast and then turn right onto US-61 N. Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Goodwood Blvd. Turn right onto E Airport Ave.

Directions from Burden Museum and Gardens –via LA-72 N, continue to LA-3064/Essen Ln. Continue on LA-3064/Essen Ln. Take LA-73 N and Lobdell Ave to E Airport Ave in 11.

Helpful Resources

Below are a few resources you may find helpful for learning more about your teeth and preventative care.

Business / Directory Information

429 E Airport Ave Suite 3
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone: 225-412-7996

Office Hours:
Monday and Wednesday: 8: 00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday and Thursday: 7: 00 AM – 3:00 PM
Friday: Closed

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