While tooth extraction is never the first line of defense, it can alleviate the discomfort from a badly damaged or broken tooth beyond repair. Dental extraction can be an initial step to returning your smile to good health. Dr. Daniel Adelpour and the BLVD Dental team can guide you through every step of your healing journey on the road to excellent, general dental wellness.
A tooth extraction is a surgical procedure to remove an entire tooth from the gum socket.
Though permanent teeth are meant to last a lifetime, there are several reasons why dental extraction might be necessary, including:
Tooth extractions are one of the most performed oral surgeries, and BLVD Dental can handle simple and complex dental extractions in our Mid-Wilshire office. If pulling a tooth would benefit your livelihood, Dr. Adelpour will:
Furthermore, the goals of tooth extraction aftercare are simple. First and foremost, we want the patient to avoid tooth extraction infection and dry socket, and this includes:
On top of that, we want your tooth extraction healing process to be as fast as possible. So, we encourage our patients to: