You can set up an appointment by calling the Mission Viejo office number: 949.586.7000 or the Tarzana office number: 818.975.0663. If you reach our voice message system, please leave a detailed message including your name and contact information. We will respond to your phone message as soon as possible. You can also send an e-mail inquiry. If you do, make sure you give us your call back number and e-mail address. We will respond within two business days. You can e-mail our practice at DrJoel@OralMedicineDentist.com. Please call the office to clarify your scheduling options. If you have a problem of an urgent nature, please let us know when you call. We will do our best to accommodate you. 

Important: A parent or guardian must accompany all patients under 18 at the consultation visit.

AFTER-HOURS CARE/DENTAL EMERGENCIES

If you have a true dental emergency after office hours, please call the office phone number where you see Dr. Laudenbach (Mission Viejo or Tarzana) and leave a detailed message about the emergency. Examples of true dental emergencies include: uncontrolled oral bleeding, severe uncontrolled pain, acute oral/facial swelling, inability to open/close your jaw, difficulty breathing, difficulty swallowing, fever not relieved by acetaminophen (e.g., Tylenol) or ibuprofen (e.g., Motrin, Advil) and skin rash after taking medication.

Please take into consideration the severity of your situation. In any circumstance that could be life threatening or seriously affect your health or well-being, please seek immediate medical attention (dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room).