Why Sometimes A Tooth Extraction Is The Answer

Why Sometimes A Tooth Extraction Is The Answer

August 27, 2018

Despite our best efforts in protecting our teeth from damage and decay, tooth extractions are sometimes needed. Our dental team at Henry Bowman is eager to provide the best care possible through the use of preventive, restorative, and cosmetic services. Our experienced staff is well trained at providing tooth extractions when needed. Continue reading on to learn why sometimes a tooth extraction is the answer.

  • Dangerous Infection. Tooth infections can leave individual’s feeling intense pain in their mouth. It can also lead to more severe issues that affect an individual’s overall health. A infection that starts in a tooth can spread to other parts of the body. A tooth extraction can help prevent further damage to the the body.
  • Severe Pain. If you are experiencing severe tooth pain and have tried other treatment options, then a tooth extraction may be the best possible solution. This is especially the case if their is severe decay that cannot be reversed.
  • Severely Damaged or Compromised. We often get appointments with patients who have severely damaged their teeth from an active sports injury. If the damage is too severe to correct, then our team may recommend an extraction to help prevent decay or infection.

Our staff always works one on one with patients to help them receive the best care possible for their specific situation. We offer additional restorative treatments that help to replace missing teeth. This helps to avoid shifting teeth and improves tooth function. Restorative treatments include dental implants, bridges, and crowns. If you are interested in learning more about the different treatments we offer, then contact our dental office for more information. Call us today to set up your next appointment with a member of our staff.

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