Saving your natural teeth is always our top priority. In some situations, however, circumstances may arise where an extraction is necessary to prevent further complications and health issues of your overall teeth.
It is very natural to feel apprehensive and anxious about having to get your tooth pulled. There are many things that you may be worried about like feeling pain or having an empty space in your teeth. We want to assure you whatever your issues or concerns are they will be fully addressed. As with any procedure,we want to encourage you to bring any questions you may have at any time so we can make your appointment as stress free as possible.
Do I need an extraction?
In most cases, tooth decay or broken teeth can be fixed by restorative procedures such as a filling or a crown. In other cases, when the damage is too severe, the complete removal of the tooth is needed.
Some reasons when an extraction would be necessary: