At Maple Valley Dental Clinic, we believe in performing conservative treatment to address oral problems. As a result, we only recommend procedures that will benefit our patients both in the short term and the long run. We do our best to save and preserve our patients’ natural teeth whenever possible, however sometimes extraction is absolutely necessary. When this happens, our experienced team will make you as comfortable as possible and guide you through the extraction process.
Why would I need a tooth extraction? Some reasons for tooth extraction are as follows:
Whatever the reason for the extraction, it is usually the last resort. Our team at Maple Valley Dental Clinic will give you the right advice and pros and cons of getting a tooth extraction. Come in today for a consultation.
How is a tooth extraction performed? The exact process of extracting a tooth can vary depending on its location in the mouth and the reason for removal. In some cases, we can simply use dental pliers and pull the tooth out. In others, we need to go under the gum surface to remove the tooth. Regardless of the method we need to use, we will ensure that you’re completely relaxed and at ease during the entire procedure.
What can I do to heal more efficiently after my tooth extraction? It’s important to follow our instructions carefully to ensure that you heal properly following a tooth extraction. However, here are some general tips that will facilitate the process:
If you need to undergo a tooth extraction, you can rest assured that our compassionate team of dental experts will be able to provide the excellent care you deserve. If you have additional questions about tooth extractions, contact our Maple Valley Dental Clinic to schedule an appointment with us.