Emergency Dentistry in Wilmington

If you’re experiencing oral pain or discomfort, you shouldn’t have to wait to get professional care. Call us immediately and Dr. Friberg will get you back to optimal health!



Emergency Special

Dentist Exam
Digital X-Rays
Treatment Plan
(910) 240-4797

Emergency Dental Care in Wilmington

Gentle Cleaning

At Thrive Family Dental, Dr. Friberg will thoroughly clean your teeth and gums to keep your mouth healthy and free of harmful bacteria.

immediate Relief

We use advanced dental technology and single tooth anesthesia to provide immediate relief.

Proven Results

You'll leave your dental visit feeling supported and safe with a smile you can show off with confidence.

Learn more about Thrive Family Dental
We’re committed to your comfort and care. Our office is equipped with the latest dental technology, which allows us to offer efficient, accurate diagnosis and treatment whether you are here for a preventive appointment or a cosmetic procedure.

Patients Love Thrive Family Dental


"Absolutely amazing is the best way to describe Dr. Friberg and his team! They have helped me so much, I have never met a better dental team. I had such a fear of the dentist, but they just really know how to make you feel at ease and like family!" - Ashleigh A.


"They go over and beyond to make you comfortable!  Everyone in this office are fantastic!  I have such a fear and I would not want to  go anywhere else, thank you so much!" - Eileen M.


"Dr. Ben is a great dentist and I completely recommend him. He’s caring, so easy to be around, and really knows his stuff. He makes going to the dentist even enjoyable!"
- Lindsay O.

Meet MEADOW, Thrive's Rehabilitative Facility Dog

A Trusted Companion for Your Visit

MEADOW is our Rehabilitative Facility Dog, and she is specially trained by paws4people® to help our patients who suffer from dental anxiety or fear. MEADOW loves to sit calmly in the laps of our patients while they get the dental treatment they need. She provides deep pressure therapy to lower anxiety levels and induce feelings of safety. By the time you leave your appointment you’ll have a new friend! MEADOW has over 300 hours of training that make her a great addition to our team at Thrive Family Dental.

Have Questions About Thrive Family Dental?

Check out these frequently asked questions, or call us at
(910) 240-4797
to speak with our team.
Do you offer same-day appointments?

Yes! We believe that dental care should be convenient, so don’t hesitate to reach out if you would like to schedule a same-day visit. Dr. Friberg always keeps slots open for emergencies and patients experiencing pain, so call us immediately if this is the case. You can reach our office at (910) 240-4797.

What can I expect at my first visit?

During your first appointment at Thrive Family Dental, we’ll give you a tour and introduce the team to make you feel comfortable and at home. Dr. Friberg will examine your teeth and gums, and discuss your dental health with you. He’ll also make time to answer any questions you may have and go over the details of your personalized treatment plan to help you achieve and maintain optimal dental health.

How often should I see a dentist?

According to the American Dental Association, you should visit a dentist every 6 months. Routine preventive care ensures that any small dental health issues are caught as early as possible and treated before they become bigger problems. Whether it’s been six months or six years since your last dental appointment, we’ll be happy to help you maintain your smile!

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Same-Day Appointments

We know our patients have busy lives, and it can be hard to find time to book dental care. To make it more convenient, we offer same-day dentistry in Porters Neck.

Advanced Technology

We know our patients have busy lives, and it can be hard to find time to book dental care. To make it more convenient, we offer same-day dentistry in Porters Neck.