At Cosmetic & Family Dentistry of Weatherford, we are committed to helping our patients achieve and maintain the optimal level of oral health. In most cases, that means partnering with patients to keep their healthy, natural smiles, but for others, tooth extraction is actually in their best interest. When removing one or more teeth is the best option for your smile, we’ll happily offer safe, comfortable tooth extractions at our dental office in Weatherford. If you want to learn more about tooth extraction or any of our other dental care solutions, give are knowledgeable dentistry team a call today. We’ll do our utmost to answer your questions over the phone, or one of our team members will schedule an appointment for you to come see us.
Our team cares about helping patients maintain the optimal level of oral health, and we always do our utmost to help you keep your natural teeth. However, some of the reasons we may recommend tooth removal include:
Teeth are either pulled or surgically extracted. Pulling is only possible when teeth are fully erupted from the gum line. Most teeth require some element of surgical removal whether we simply need to remove some gum tissue to reveal more tooth structure or advanced surgical intervention is necessary.
Prior to your tooth removal procedure, one of our friendly team members will walk you through best practices in at-home care to ensure you make a quick and complete recovery with minimal discomfort. We will also provide you with direction in writing, so you won’t have to worry about forgetting anything. Below, we’ve included some basic care steps to remember: