Tooth extraction is a dental procedure that involves removing a damaged or decayed tooth. It is usually done when other treatments, such as fillings or root canal treatments, are not possible.
Benefits of Tooth Extractions:
- Relieves pain and discomfort caused by damaged or decayed teeth.
- Prevents infection from spreading to other teeth or gums.
- Helps to preserve the overall health of your mouth and teeth.
Why Choose us?
- Experienced in Tooth Extractions: Signature Dental has a team of experienced dentists who are skilled in performing tooth extractions. They can safely and efficiently extract teeth that are decayed, damaged, and infected.
- Modern Techniques and Technology: Signature Dental utilises modern techniques and technology for tooth extractions, including sedation options, digital X-rays, and minimally invasive approaches. This ensures a comfortable experience for patients and promotes faster healing and recovery.
- Comprehensive Aftercare: Signature Dental provides comprehensive aftercare instructions and follow-up care after tooth extractions. They offer guidance on oral hygiene, pain management, and diet to promote optimal healing and minimise the risk of complications.
Frequently Asked Questions
The procedure itself is usually done under local anesthesia, so you should not feel any pain. However, you may experience some discomfort or swelling after the procedure, which can be managed with pain medications.
Recovery time can vary, but it usually takes a few days to a week. During this time, you may experience some swelling and discomfort, but this can be managed with pain medications and cold compresses.
You should avoid eating or drinking for a few hours after the procedure, and then gradually introduce soft foods. Your dentist will provide you with specific instructions on what to eat and what to avoid.