Extractions can help prevent more serious dental treatment issues.Wisdom tooth extractions are among the most common however a broken or decayed tooth may require an extraction and advanced gum disease can be a cause for tooth extraction, as well.

Tooth extractions provide relief from tooth pain caused by an infected tooth. If your tooth cannot be saved, an extraction can prevent further damage from infection and effectively stop the progression of more serious and costly dental issues.

Following an extraction, you also have options for replacing your missing tooth/teeth. Dental implants and dental bridges are excellent choices for tooth replacement.