Removal of teeth is sometimes necessary because of pain, infection, bone loss, or due to a fracture in the tooth.
Jaw Bone Health
When one or more teeth are missing it can lead to bone loss at the site of the gap.
Third molars are commonly referred to as wisdom teeth. They are usually the last teeth to develop and are located in the back of your mouth, behind your second molars.
After Impacted Tooth Exposure
After Impacted tooth exposure, do not disturb the wound. If surgical packing was placed, leave it alone. The packing helps to keep the tooth exposed.
Wisdom Teeth Removal
With an oral examination and x-rays of the mouth, Dr. DeSalvo and Dr. Russell can evaluate the position of the wisdom teeth and predict if there are present [...]