This is a short online article reminding readers to rest easy in the knowledge that medical and related service providers will always be there for you, especially when you need them the most. Where it has been the case that a service provider has not done its duty in accordance with the Hippocratic oath then, quite frankly, it’s time to do a little shopping. Back in the day, and it’s wondered just how many readers can remember this, you could always rely on your good old family doctor.
Today, he’s known otherwise as your general practitioner or your GP. Back in the day, someone, usually one of the little ones, would get horribly sick. At two o’ clock in the morning. But the call would be made and, no matter, the old family doctor would come rushing over, in his pajamas too. Today, it’s not unusual for some households to make a distress call, only to be told to make an appointment for the next day.
Of course, it’s not and never has been a common occurrence for dentists to come rushing over to family homes. Given the logistics and the nature of the dentist’s work, it’s more practical for patients to visit his rooms instead. Nevertheless, there is a catering for emergencies. The emergency dentist Long Beach CA practice will have extended operating hours in order to accommodate emergency treatment and care.
Also, the practice’s partners will have an emergency line open so that their patients can reach them at any time. Where dental work is concerned, there will always be emergencies. Any number of examples could be given with the obvious one being someone involved in a traumatic accident that causes him or her to lose teeth and damage his or her overall jaw structure.