Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Early Orthodontic Treatment
...Either palatal expansion or tooth extraction may be recommended at this point, to help the adult teeth erupt (emerge from below the gums) properly...

Orthodontic Headgear
...They can also be used for adults who need help maintaining a proper bite and correct tooth spacing after tooth extraction...

Your First Orthodontic Appointment
... Will tooth extraction be necessary...

Removable Dentures
...Because of the muscular readjustment required, as well as the natural shrinkage of gums, the dentures which are placed immediately after tooth extraction won't fit as well as permanent dentures made when the healing is complete...

Blood Thinners & Dental Procedures
... More Complex Procedures In some cases, more extensive dental procedures such as tooth extraction or implant placement may be recommended for people taking anticoagulants...

Bone Grafting
... Tooth Extractions — These days, it is very common to deposit bone grafting material into a tooth socket after a tooth has been removed...

Extractions
... Whatever the reason, tooth extraction is more often than not a very routine procedure...

Wisdom Teeth
... The Extraction Procedure Wisdom tooth extraction is usually an in-office procedure which may be performed by a dentist or an oral surgeon...

Osteoporosis & Oral Health
...If you are a candidate for oral surgery, tooth extraction or implant placement, it's important to consider the possible effect of bisphosphonate use before you have this type of procedure...

Cracked Teeth
...If the cracks continue to progress, tooth extraction may become necessary...

Oral Surgery
...Oral Surgery can range from routine procedures such as tooth extractions and implant placement to more complex jaw realignment surgeries and emergency care for facial trauma...