Emergency Dentist in Portland, OR

Same-day appointments available


Dealing with toothache?

If your mouth is in pain, it requires immediate attention. At Roots Dental, we understand the urgency of dental emergencies and are here to help. We offer same-day appointments across our 4 convenient locations.

Call today to request an appointment with our Portland emergency dentists for an accurate diagnosis and personalized treatment plan.

Your emergency dental appointment

Dental emergencies can disrupt your routine. That’s why we prioritize quick and effective treatment. When you visit us for an emergency appointment, expect:

  • Comprehensive evaluation of your dental emergency
  • X-rays to assess the condition beneath the surface
  • Personalized treatment recommendations

We strive to complete your treatment during your emergency visit. However, some cases may require follow-up appointments for optimal care. Our focus is on getting you out of pain as quickly as possible.

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Got an emergency? We can handle it!

Facing a dental emergency can be overwhelming, but at Roots Dental, we’re equipped to handle it with expertise and compassion. Our experienced team is ready to provide prompt and effective solutions. We offer a range of services to address your needs.

Root Canal Therapy

When infection or damage affects the inner tissues of your tooth, root canal therapy can alleviate pain and save the tooth from extraction. Learn more.


Cavities left untreated can lead to significant pain and complications. Our fillings can repair cavities and prevent further decay.

Periodontal Treatment

Gum disease can cause discomfort and jeopardize your oral health. Our periodontal treatment options can restore the health of your gums and prevent complications. Learn more.

Tooth Extraction

In cases where a tooth cannot be saved, extraction may be necessary to alleviate pain and prevent further damage to surrounding teeth and tissues. Learn more.

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Gentle, compassionate care

We understand that dental anxiety is common and can prevent you from seeking care. At Roots Dental, we offer sedation options for your peace of mind:

  • Nitrous Oxide
  • Oral Sedation
  • IV Sedation

Get your emergency dental care in a relaxed and supportive environment. We’re here to help you get back to smiling comfortably again.

Our patients say it best

“The staff is great! I appreciate their professionalism, as well as how they put you at ease during the entirety of the visit.”


“This Dentist took me in last minute to extract a tooth. They are very polite and a very caring team. This is absolutely the best Dentist in Portland, OR I have ever been to. He was very gentle also I felt no pain at all.”


“I am so glad this new dental office showed up down the street from me. After years of bad dental experiences, Dr. Jacqueline Gambee has made a lifelong client.”


Payment options for your dental emergency

Unexpected dental emergencies can catch you off guard. For your convenience, we accept various payment methods, including cash, credit cards, and CareCredit financing.

Insurance Coverage

We work with most PPO insurance providers and are in-network with Moda, MetLife, Aetna, ODS, Delta Dental, and Guardian.

Dental Membership Club

Join our Dental Membership Club for low monthly payments, exclusive benefits, and discounts on select treatments. Tailored plans ensure affordability for your personalized needs.

Find your ideal location

We’re here to support you on your journey to a healthy smile. Whether you need immediate attention for a dental emergency or are looking for routine dental care, Roots Dental is here for you. Visit us at your nearest location and prioritize your oral health.

Ready to schedule a visit with us?