Find An Emergency Dentist in District of ColumbiaOur dental referral specialist can help you locate an emergency dentist in District of Columbia in less than 3 minutes.
Washington, D.C. is a federal district, meaning it’s not a part of any state in the US. It is, however, the capital of the United States of America. The population is around 695,000, but during the week is more than one million because of commuters coming to work from surrounding states of Maryland and Virginia. The greater metropolitan area, which D.C. is the center of, houses over six million people. According to KFF1, a little over 600 dentists are located in Washington, D.C.
|Dental Category||Procedure||Average Cost|
|Preventive Care||X-ray (single)||$23.41|
|Composite resin (front teeth)||$160.85|
|Composite resin (rear teeth)||$163.14|
|Veneers||Bonded plastic veneers||$564.02|
|Root Canal (Endodontics)||Anterior root canal||$827.46|
|Bicuspid root canal||$1,001.55|
|Molar root canal||$1,267.28|
|Periodontics||Perio exam & x-rays||$339.53|
|Scaling & root planing (quadrant)||$424.29|
|Gingivectomy (single tooth)||$328.08|
|Free gingival graft||$1,026.75|
|Oral Surgery||Simple extraction (per tooth)||$172.31|
|Wisdom teeth (impacted)||$790.23|
|Crowns||Porcelain crown (metal)||$1,187.10|
|Porcelain crown (gold)||$1,535.30|
|Dentures||Complete denture (upper)||$1,869.75|
|Complete denture (lower)||$1,924.72|
|Partial denture (non-metal)||$1,352.04|
|Partial denture (metal)||$2,101.11|
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Dental services per capita in Washington, D.C. cost around $410, according to KFF3. It can be cheaper to go see the dentist if you don’t have to do any extensive procedures. You can keep your teeth healthy enough to avoid these costly treatments if you regularly go for a checkup or cleaning. Unfortunately, only brushing and flossing your teeth aren’t enough. Even insurance companies, who are best at saving money, include two free checkups and cleanings in most their plans. This only means that they are aware that preventive care saves your teeth, and keeps money in your wallet.
If you’re experiencing a dental emergency, you should call us. We’re working with a great number of dentists in Washington, D.C., and can locate one for you in less than three minutes. Not only will we locate one nearest to you, but we will schedule an appointment for you, no matter what time of day you call us. Since we cooperate closely with dentist offices in the city, we have access to their appointment books, so we can schedule an appointment for you even if you call us in the middle of the night when they are closed. Our lines are open 24/7, and we have dental referral specialists waiting for your call to find an emergency dentist near you.
Tourists Seeking an Emergency Dentist in District of Columbia
A trip to Washington, D.C. can’t be complete without seeing the White House, the Washington Monument, and one of the Smithsonian museums. If you’re in D.C. and you need to see a dentist as soon as possible, give us a call. Our dental referral specialists will locate an emergency dentist near you, and schedule an appointment for you.
As a tourist, your dental options are quite broad if you have a PPO or HMO dental insurance plan. With a PPO plan, you can go to any dentist you like while visiting District of Columbia. While any dentist you go to will allow you to get some level of reimbursement from your PPO insurance plan, selecting an in-network dentist will ensure that you pay the least amount of money possible out of your own pocket. Our dental referral specialists can make sure to provide you with the location of a nearby in-network dentist in order to keep costs low while you are traveling. HMO plans allow you to only go to dentists who are a part of the HMO network, and therefore you will not receive any reimbursement from your insurance company if you choose to go to an out of network dentist. Since it is especially important for HMO patients to go to dentists in their network, our dental referral specialists have been trained to find you the closest in-network HMO dentist if you require one. Don't spend the countless hours trying to find an emergency dentist while you are on vacation should the need arise. Call us and we will get you an appointment today in under 3 minutes for FREE!
|Insurance Provider||Plan Type||Monthly Cost Range|
|AARP4||PPO||$48.87 - $72.10|
|Ameritas5||n/a||$19.50 - $67.81|
|Blue Cross Blue Shield6||PPO||$24.66 - $44.33|
|Humana8||PPO||$22.24 - $37.99|
|MetLife9||PPO||$33.62 - $42.36|
Emergency Dentists By Neighborhood In District of ColumbiaFind a nearby emergency dentist in your neighborhood.
- Adams Morgan
- American University Park
- Capitol Hill
- Chevy Chase
- Columbia Heights
- Dupont Circle
- Forest Hills
- Friendship Heights
- Glover Park
- H Street Coridor
- Logan Circle
- Navy Yard
- Spring Valley
- Stanton Park
- U Street Coridor
- Professionally Active Dentists. (2017, Oct.). Retrieved from https://www.kff.org/other/state-indicator/total-dentists/?activeTab=maptTimeframe=0&selectedDistributions=total-dentists&sortModel=%7B%22colId%22%3A%22Total Dentists%22%2C%22sort%22%3A%22asc%22%7D
- Washington DC Dental Costs. (2017, June 1). Retrieved from https://www.bracesinfo.com/dentalcosts/us/dc.html Dental prices estimated from data gathered by the US Bureau Of Labor Statistics, by the American Dental Association and by ACCRA (American Chamber of Commerce Research Association).
- Health Care Expenditures per Capita by Service by State of Residence. (2014). Retrieved from https://www.kff.org/other/state-indicator/health-spending-per-capita-by-service/?currentTimeframe=0&selectedDistributions=dental-services&sortModel=%7B%22colId%22:%22Location%22,%22sort%22:%22asc%22%7D
- Pricing data from: https://www.aarp.org
- Pricing data from: https://www.ameritas.com
- Pricing data from: https://www.bcbs.com
- Pricing data from: https://www.deltadental.com
- Pricing data from: https://www.humana.com
- Pricing data from: https://www.metlife.com