Tooth Extraction in Middletown, NJ

Red Bank tooth extraction Middeltown dentistA 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.

Teeth may also be removed due to:

  • Severe tooth decay or infection
  • Extra teeth that are blocking other teeth from growing in
  • Severe gum disease
  • To make room for orthodontic or cosmetic dentistry treatment
  • The tooth can not be restored endodontically
  • Fractured tooth
  • To make room for a dental crown, bridge, or dental implant

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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For more information, or to schedule an appointment, contact Navesink Dental Care in Red Bank today. Call us at (732) 481-0566 today or request an appointment using our online appointment request.