Although permanent teeth were meant to last a lifetime, there are a number of reasons why tooth extraction may be needed. A very common reason involves a tooth that is too badly damaged, from trauma or decay, to be repaired.
At Home Dental Extractions
- When a tooth is unable to be saved, they extract it to reduce the chances of infection
- If you are wanting dentures, you would have full-mouth extractions
- Most extractions can be done with a local anesthetic