Penn Dental Medicine

Patient Care

Patient Care

Emergency Care

As a service to our patients of record and the local community, Penn Dental Medicine maintains an ongoing emergency dental care service.

  • Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Please call 215-898-8965. Emergency treatment is available at Penn Dental Medicine by appointment only.
    The fee for emergency exams is $45, and the fee for x-rays may range from $20 – $100. Additional fees apply for any other treatment.
  • After hours, weekend and school holidays: In case of dental emergencies involving severe pain, swelling, and/or bleeding, please call 215-898-8961; directions are given to HUP or your nearest hospital. Please be advised that the hospital emergency room will not replace or repair lost fillings, crowns, or other dental appliances. A hospital fee for emergency visits will be applied. This fee is the patient’s responsibility. Patients of record may qualify for reimbursement of this fee.

The Robert Schattner Center
University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030