What Is a Tooth Extraction?
A tooth extraction is the removal of an entire tooth, including the roots due to an underlying issue. During your consultation Dr. Semidey will analyze your X-rays and do a physical exam to diagnose your potential surgical needs. Many tooth extractions can be performed with local anesthesia used to numb the area where the tooth is located. Impacted teeth that require more complex extraction procedures may require additional anesthesia or sedation.
Why May a Tooth Extraction Be Necessary?
Most dental professionals prefer to save natural teeth when possible, but sometimes extractions may be necessary to preserve a patient’s overall oral health.
Teeth may need to be extracted for a variety of reasons:
Why Choose Oral Facial Surgery of Orange Park?
Tooth extraction is a common procedure performed by a variety of dental professionals. Oral Facial Surgery of Orange Park specializes in tooth extraction and other dentoalveolar surgeries, making these procedures minimally invasive and as comfortable as possible. You can trust that we have the best interest of our patients in mind with every decision we make. We do our very best to make your experience stress-free and relaxing, which is why we offer a variety of anesthesia and sedation options for your convenience.
Frequently Asked Questions About Tooth Extractions
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