Find An Emergency Dentist in TennesseeOur dental referral specialist can help you locate an emergency dentist in Tennessee in less than 3 minutes.
Tennessee is a state located in the southeast part of the US, and it has a population of 6.7 million. The capital and the largest city in the state is Nashville. According to KFF, over 3,200 dentists are situated in Tennessee1. A research made by McKinsey & Company states that about 42% of adults in the state haven’t been to the dentist in the past 12 months2.
|Dental Category||Procedure||Average Cost|
|Preventive Care||X-ray (single)||$17.72|
|Composite resin (front teeth)||$121.05|
|Composite resin (rear teeth)||$122.78|
|Veneers||Bonded plastic veneers||$424.15|
|Root Canal (Endodontics)||Anterior root canal||$622.20|
|Bicuspid root canal||$753.09|
|Molar root canal||$952.86|
|Periodontics||Perio exam & x-rays||$255.38|
|Scaling & root planing (quadrant)||$319.10|
|Gingivectomy (single tooth)||$246.77|
|Free gingival graft||$772.03|
|Oral Surgery||Simple extraction (per tooth)||$129.66|
|Wisdom teeth (impacted)||$594.22|
|Crowns||Porcelain crown (metal)||$892.58|
|Porcelain crown (gold)||$1,154.35|
|Dentures||Complete denture (upper)||$1,405.79|
|Complete denture (lower)||$1,447.12|
|Partial denture (non-metal)||$1,016.58|
|Partial denture (metal)||$1,579.73|
Help Finding an Emergency Dentist in TennesseeCall us to get help with locating an emergency dentist near you.
People in Tennessee going to the dentist will pay $287 on average, according to KFF4. If you go to the dentist on a regular basis, which is every six months, you will save money because not checking your teeth for a longer period of time will result in your dental health suffering. Out of people that haven’t been to the dentist, 70% of them avoid going to the dentist because of the cost, according to the American Dental Association5. If you need to see a dentist, regardless of the time of the day, call us, and our dental referral specialists will locate an emergency dentist near you and schedule an appointment for you.
Tourists Seeking an Emergency Dentist in Tennessee
If you’re a tourist in Tennessee, you’re most likely visiting the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Elvis’s Graceland, or the Parthenon. If you find yourself in a situation that you need an emergency dentist, call us for help. Our 24/7 working dental referral agents will schedule an emergency appointment with a dentist near 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 Tennessee. 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|
|AARP6||PPO||$40.96 - $60.48|
|Ameritas7||n/a||$13.54 - $59.50|
|Blue Cross Blue Shield8||n/a||$27.50|
|Delta Dental9||PPO||$31.63 - $34.97|
|Humana10||PPO||$17.99 - $30.99|
|MetLife11||PPO||$29.30 - $37.13|
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- 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
- U.S. News & World Report. (2017). Best States - Tennessee. Available at: https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/tennessee
- Tennessee Dental Costs. (2017, June 1). Retrieved from https://www.bracesinfo.com/dentalcosts/us/tn.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
- American Dental Association (2015). Oral Health and Well-Being in Tennessee. Oral Health and Well-Being in the United States. [online] American Dental Association's Health Policy Institute. Available at: https://www.ada.org/en/science-research/health-policy-institute/oral-health-and-well-being/Tennessee-facts
- 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