Sometimes, having a tooth removed is necessary — even in adulthood, but it’s never something you look forward to. Your adult teeth are meant to last a lifetime, but many times due to trauma, decay, or some other damaging effect, one or more teeth must be extracted. While it sounds frightening, we try to remind patients that a tooth extraction is not the end of their beautiful smile. Removing that severely damaged tooth is going to make you healthier, and the dental implant we can place afterward is going to restore your beautiful smile!
A tooth extraction in adulthood might be necessary for a number of reasons, including but not limited to:
We will begin by placing a local anesthesia and offering the perfect level of sedation. Once the anesthesia has taken effect, your tooth extraction procedure will probably look something like this:
Schedule an appointment by contacting our team directly. You can reach our Collegeville office at 610-228-4366 and our Williamsport office at 570-505-6908. You can also send us a message using our online contact form. We will be happy to help you get the comfortable dental care you need!
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