Extractions

Alternatives to Single Tooth Extraction

We present treatment alternatives to getting a single tooth extraction and the consequences of delaying treatment.

 

Alternatives to Wisdom Teeth Extraction

We present treatment alternatives to getting wisdom teeth extracted and the consequences of delaying treatment.

 

Diagnosing Decay

When a tooth is severely decayed, sometimes the best treatment is to remove the tooth.

 

Diagnosing Dry Socket

Dry socket occurs after a tooth extraction when the blood clot that forms in the socket becomes dislodged or does not form properly.

 

Diagnosing Fractured Teeth

When the root of a tooth is fractured, sometimes the only treatment is to extract the tooth.

 

Diagnosing Periodontitis

When too much bone around a tooth has been lost due to severe periodontal disease, sometimes the best treatment is to extract the tooth.

 

Diagnosing Primary Teeth

When baby teeth don’t fall out like they should, it’s sometimes necessary to remove them, so the permanent teeth can come in correctly.

 

Diagnosing Wisdom Teeth

For many people, the best treatment for wisdom teeth is to remove them to prevent future dental problems.

 

Post-op Instructions for an Extraction

Follow these recommendations to ensure successful healing of your tooth extraction. Schedule some time off, so you can take it easy for several days after your appointment.

 

Ridge Preservation Procedure

Bone grafting techniques can sometimes be necessary to preserve the ridge of jawbone after a tooth has been extracted.

 

Single Tooth Extraction Procedure

Removing a tooth is sometimes necessary to treat pain and preserve the health of your mouth.

 

Wisdom Tooth Extraction Procedure

Removing wisdom teeth is often necessary to preserve the health of your other teeth.

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