(03) 9077 0355

Surgical Extraction (Including Wisdom Teeth)

dental-surgical-extraction-at-preston-surgury
A tooth and its root may need to be removed or extracted due to decay, gum disease, damage, or for orthodontic reasons. Anaesthetic is used to numb the area of extraction so that the patient does not experience any pain (except some pressure) when the tooth is removed.

A tooth and its root may need to be removed or extracted due to decay, gum disease, damage, or for orthodontic reasons. Anaesthetic is used to numb the area of extraction so that the patient does not experience any pain (except some pressure) when the tooth is removed.

Adults can have up to 32 teeth. The wisdom teeth are the last to come through, right at the back – 28 teeth is often the most we have room for. So if all the other teeth are present and healthy there may not be enough space for the wisdom teeth to come through properly.

Wisdom teeth may also need to be extracted for the any of the following reasons:

For further information about Surgical Extraction (Including Wisdom Teeth) call one of our dentists at Preston Dental Surgery – Your family dentist in Preston.

Google+