Our goal is to help you retain your natural teeth throughout your lifetime. In some cases, however, that is not possible. If you have severe tooth pain, for example, please do not ignore this important warning sign. Addressing decay and infection early can make the difference in whether Drs. Fulton and Sargent can save the tooth. Our dentists perform tooth extraction for hopeless teeth. When would extraction be recommended?
Wisdom teeth are not a problem for everyone. If you have enough room to accommodate them and they erupt normally they may be a welcome addition, but for most of us, this is not the case. Drs. Fulton and Sargent may recommend removal and perform wisdom teeth extractions. Wisdom teeth can create numerous problems, including: