A 28-year-old female asked:
i have no insurance and no money i have extreme dental pain i tried everything i even took w vicodin and im still in agonizing pain any suggestions?
6 doctor answers • 10 doctors weighed in
General Practice 33 years experience
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Dentistry 38 years experience
ER: You can go to a hospital emergency room for immediate treatment of pain, but you should search for low cost or free dental clinics in your area to get definitive dental care.
5700 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Free clinics: The only thing that will get you out of this pain is to have the tooth treated. Since you have no funds, extraction is probably your only viable option. There are free clinics that will do extractions for free. Ask your dentist or look in the yellow pages or internet for free clinics.
5698 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dentistry 33 years experience
Dental School: Sometimes a dental school has a program to see patients. You may want to check into this if you have the time for a longer dental visit. You can receive dental treatment by the dental students under the supervision of the dental instructors. It may also be gum related.
5584 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dentistry 37 years experience
Dental Emergency: Insurance or no insurance, money or no money, you need to be seen by a dentist right away. You are having a dental emergency. If you were having a heart attack and had no money or medical insurance, would you not seek immediate medical help? Find out where is you closes public health dental clinic in your area. Save yourself the suffering and find a dentist to help you.
5570 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Dental Society: Call you local dental society. They will have a number of options for free emergency dental care.
2480 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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