Teeth are extracted as a way to improve health, when there is no viable alternative available to save them. The most common reasons for losing teeth are advanced gum (periodontal) disease, fractured teeth, advanced tooth decay, and unmaintainable, or impacted wisdom teeth. In addition, baby teeth occasionally are removed, to allow a path for the permanent teeth to come in.
Yes, unless there are medical concerns, or advanced surgical techniques required. In those cases, we can facilitate your referral to a specialist. Please contact our staff today for questions.