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|•||Badly decayed or periodontally involved teeth that cannot be restored or kept healthy.|
|•||Extra teeth that block other teeth from coming in.|
|•||Baby teeth don't fall out in time to allow the permanent teeth to come in.|
|•||People getting orthodontic braces may need teeth extracted to create room for the teeth that are being moved into place.|
|•||People receiving radiation to the head and neck may need to have teeth in the field of radiation extracted.|
|•||People receiving cancer drugs may develop infected teeth because these drugs weaken the immune system. Infected teeth may need to be extracted.|
|•||Some teeth may need to be extracted if they could become a source of infection after an organ transplant.|
|•||Impacted wisdom teeth, also called third molars are often extracted if they are decayed, cause pain or have a cyst or infection.|
|1.||A simple tooth extraction is performed on a tooth that can be seen in the mouth. General dentists commonly do simple extractions.
|2.||A surgical tooth extraction is a more complex procedure. It is used if a tooth may have broken off at the gum line or has not come into the mouth yet.|
|1.||Inform us about any health condition you may have.
|2.||List all your medications.
|3.||Tell us if you take medications for osteoporosis. Failure to do so may put you at risk of Bisphosphonate-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw. This condition causes failure of wound healing following surgical, periodontal, or root canal treatment.|