Sometimes, removing a tooth is the best option. This is true when…
- The tooth has decayed to the point where fillings or root canals to repair
- The tooth is too chipped or broken for crowns or veneers
- The infection in the tooth is threatening to spread to other parts of the mouth
Extracting teeth requires some form of anesthetic. We offer several anesthetic options – from local anesthetics to general anesthesia – depending on your comfort level and the severity of your condition. We’ll clearly explain your options during your consultation and what each anesthetic option entails.
And don’t worry; Olney Dental has several ways of replacing the tooth you lost, including dental implants, bridgework, and dentures.