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Emergencies

It is our desire that you never have an orthodontic emergency and, in reality, orthodontic emergencies are relatively rare. A loose band or bracket is not an emergency. Simply call us and we will schedule a repair appointment. These appointments are not available after school or work hours.

However, in the event that something does occur and you feel that you require immediate attention after office hours, you may choose to call the Dental Emergency Service at 416-485-7121. A separate fee will be payable to them.

Some orthodontic problems can be dealt with by yourself if an emergency visit to your orthodontist is not possible. The following section from the Canadian Association of Orthodontists provides suggestions on how to deal with some of these problems: