The removal a single tooth or several teeth may be necessary to maintain the health of your remaining teeth and mouth.  After evaluating all options and doing as much as possible to save a tooth, extraction may be your best or only option.  The most common reasons for extractions are:

  • Periodontal Disease
  • Severe Decay
  • Badly Broken Tooth, beyond repair
  • Poorly Positioned Teeth

After determining that extraction is necessary, we will discuss options with you for replacing the extracted tooth.  Having a gap in your teeth can cause the teeth and jaw to shift, creating problems with chewing and dental health.