Cost of Dental Emergency Visit in NYC

Emergency dental visit in NYC is between $75 – $4,000. This estimate includes an emergency dental exam, one X-ray and minor treatment for relief of oral pain. 

The average cost for a dental emergency visit in NYC is between $75 – $4,000. The cost is determined by if you have insurance and emergency dental procedure.

TreatmentWith InsuranceNo Insurance
Root Canal (front)$250 - $1,100$990 - $1,400
Root Canal (mid-mouth)$290 - $400 $500 - $1,400
Tooth Extractions (surgical with anesthesia)$650 - $1,000$650 - $1,000
Cavity Filled (tooth-colored composite filling)$75 - $150$100 - $300
Cavity Filled (porcelain fillings)$100 - $1,500$300 - $4,700
Dental Crown$500 - $2,00 $900-$3,000

Cost is determined by:

The cost of dental emergency visit in NYC is determined by:

  • Your dental insurance
  • The expertise of the dentist
  • Amount of time and effort required 
  • Are you an existing or first-time patient
  • Office location in NYC


According to the American Dental Association, emergency room visits for dental-related problems increased from 1.1 million in 2000 to 2.2 million in 2012.

What Is A Dental Emergency?

Injuries and pain to the teeth, gums, or face, serious infections, loss of a crown or filling are considered dental emergencies. This category also includes:

  • Pain that occurs soon or after dental treatment
  • Missing crowns
  • Bleeding that occurs soon or after dental treatment
  • Wounds or trauma to the cheeks, tongue, or lips
  • Accidents that cause severe tooth pain
  • Tooth fractures
  • Loss of a tooth
  • Loose teeth
  • Chipped or cracked teeth
  • Facial pain

Schedule Your Appointment 

Please call us at 212-972-3522 for more accurate pricing. You may also use our contact form to schedule your appointment. Our Midtown office is conveniently located near 30 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016. For all other medical and dental emergencies, call 911.

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