A tooth extraction is performed for a variety of reasons including tooth decay, injury, and for orthodontic treatment. Extractions are a relatively common procedure and are performed in one office visit. The most common reason for removal of a tooth is severe decay or breakage of a tooth.
Regardless of the reasons a tooth must be pulled, a tooth extraction is usually reserved only for cases in which no other treatment option will cure the infection or problem.
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