The need to extract a tooth can be for a number of reasons. Most commonly, a tooth that is damaged beyond repair because of decay or is a wisdom tooth need to undergo the process of extraction.
Tooth Extraction is a process where a tooth requires to be pulled out permanently from the jaw bone. It is mainly because of its ill-health or because it is growing in a fashion that is detrimental to the other teeth.
Extraction of a tooth is normally recommended as the tooth has already decayed beyond repair. Extraction helps in preventing the spread of infection to the other teeth or sometimes jaw bone and surrounding soft tissues. Sometimes if a wisdom tooth is growing in the wrong direction, it is advisable to uproot it as it might disturb the alignment of the other teeth.
At Kingsview Dental Airdrie, we make sure that the procedure is as least painful as possible. To deliver our promise, we schedule an examination before the actual process.
This session helps us in taking X-Rays and understanding the placement of the tooth, its roots and the surrounding structure as well and the best possible way to extract it. Extraction of tooth provides relief to the patient as the tooth ache subsides. It also helps the other teeth to remain in perfect shape and health.