How do you know if you need to have a tooth extracted?
It may be that your tooth is badly damaged, decayed, infected, crowded, not growing normally, or need to make room for proper tooth alignment. At Lakeshore Dental in Detroit tooth extraction is offered as they may become necessary when you get braces to make room for other teeth as they shift into place.
Tooth extraction is required when a tooth causes you to pain for one reason or another and needs to be removed from the bone in your mouth.
The most common type of extraction is a simple one that deals with teeth that are not severely broken down. Simple extractions have minimal complications and you can often get back to your regular routine the day after your procedure
Surgical extractions take care of more complicated situations. Our goal is to ensure you are getting the best tooth extraction Detroit has to offer by being comfortably numb and feeling no pain. You may receive dissolving stitches to let you heal as quickly as possible. Our team will review all post-care instructions with you, including a number you can call after hours if you have any questions.
How do you know if your specific situation will require surgical removal?
Extractions are used if a tooth has been impacted under your gums, broken at the gum level, has curved roots, or needs to be removed in preparation for a dental implant. Here are the common reasons for a tooth extraction:
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