We’re Your Direct Connection to Emergency Patients
1-800-DENTIST® is the country’s biggest clearinghouse for emergency and essential care dental referrals. Our team works 24/7 to expertly match your practice with qualified consumers by urgency of need, location, appointment availability, requested treatment, and your preferred payment method.
The Ideal New Patients Every Practice Wants & Needs
Emergency referrals are the highest converting new patients. Great for cashflow, emergency and essential care patients show up on time, ready to accept treatment and are able to pay - typically generating between $300 and $600 in production per appointment.
My Practice Needs Emergency Patients
Low-Cost, Custom Plans Perfect for Any Size Practice or DSO
Industry-leading 94% Show-Up Rate
Extensive research on consumers requesting same-day/next-day appointments through 1-800-DENTIST found emergency and essential care referrals represent dentistry’s most dependable new patient acquisition opportunity. The numbers speak for themselves:
- 94% show-up rate when seen within 24-36 hours
- 80% are willing to return to treating dentists for additional care
- 71% are covered by dental insurance
Trusted by over 3,000 practices nationwide
We work with performance driven solo practices and DSOs that demand great results. And, they get them. Successful members regularly report a 4:1 ROI on our referrals.
Helping practices grow since 1986
1-800-DENTIST has been providing dental practices with well-qualified patient referrals for more than 30 years. We revolutionized patient acquisition marketing when we first opened our doors and we've led the industry ever since.