We care about you! We are taking the Coronavirus seriously, and we want to do our part to stop the spread.
Our practice is taking the necessary actions to minimize risks. We are following the guidelines of the Florida Department of Health and the CDC to ensure the safety of our patients and team members. This means we are adjusting our hours until further notice.
At this time, we are only accepting emergency dental visits and our office hours for emergency visits will be changing to the following:
Monday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. — New Port Richey
Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. — Tampa & New Port Richey
Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. — Tampa
Thursday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. — Tampa & New Port Richey
Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. — Tampa
Routine visits and all other non-emergency appointments are being scheduled for mid-May. We will be adding additional hours to accommodate our patients.
How to Contact Us in an Emergency
In case of an emergency, please contact us right away. We want to provide you with the necessary care as soon as possible to prevent further damage.
Contact our doctors, Dr. Stilley or Dr. Medina, by calling the main office number and following the prompts:
Tampa (813) 968-8819
New Port Richey (727) 847-1239
What is considered an emergency visit?
If you are experiencing pain in your mouth, inflammation or signs of infection in the gums, pus, swelling, or increased tooth sensitivity, this is considered an emergency that should be brought to our attention as soon as possible.
We are also conducting emergency dental surgeries if necessary.
During this time, all patients should be diligent about brushing and flossing their teeth. Any patient who experiences pain or swelling needs to call us immediately.
Who can visit us for emergencies?
If you have never visited us before, you can still come to us in the case of an emergency! New patients and current patients are accepted for emergency visits.
If you are unsure whether you are eligible for an emergency visit, please don’t hesitate to call our office and we can instruct you over the phone or set up a video chat via phone or computer.
New patients who have x-rays from their dentist can send those in for pre-treatment evaluation or video consultation. New patients can also fill out their new patient forms
online to expedite the exam process when normal operations resume!
If you are seeking an emergency periodontist near you in Tampa or New Port Richey, please visit us. Your safety is our number one priority, and we want to mitigate any potential complications before they lead to long-term damage.