Tooth extraction is an outpatient procedure. In some cases pulling teeth (removing a tooth completely from its spot in the jaw bone), may be necessary to preserve or improve your dental health. Some of the reasons for tooth extraction which includes Pulling teeth for braces: Preparation for orthodontia often involves pulling one tooth or a few teeth.
Pulling teeth to save space. Wisdom teeth are often removed if there is no space for them in the mouth, or if they become impacted or infected. Pulling teeth due to damage or decay: Tooth extraction may be the only option if a tooth is too decayed or damaged to be repaired with a filling or crown.At Dentrixx we wiill numb the area with a local anesthetic. You may also receive an anti-anxiety medication or an intravenous sedative. If the dental extraction involves an impacted tooth, the tooth may be broken into pieces before it is removed. Pulling teeth falls into two basic categories: simple and surgical. Here’s what to expect from each.