Category: Tooth Extraction

3 Situations that May Call for Tooth Extraction

In many cases, the sooner you seek treatment for a particular issue with your oral health, the better chance you have of saving it and your healthy, natural teeth. However, whether its from inattention and procrastination, or because an emergency has created an immediately severe problem, saving a tooth isn’t always possible. There are some… Read more »

Have a Question About Tooth Extraction?

For some patients, part of restoring their smiles means extracting a tooth that is beyond saving, or that poses an imminent threat to the rest of your oral health. Fortunately, extracting a tooth doesn’t have to have the lasting impact on your smile that tooth loss often has. At our Ft. Worth, TX, dental implant… Read more »

Is Replacing a Broken Tooth Better than Repairing It?

Much of general dental care focuses on helping you protect your healthy, natural smile by preventing tooth loss or the need for extraction. Yet, incidences such as accidental trauma or uneven bite pressure can sometimes lead to severe tooth damage that can threaten a tooth and the rest of your oral health. In many cases,… Read more »

Should All Extracted Teeth Be Replaced?

There are many different ways in which you can reduce your risks of experiencing tooth loss, many of which involve receiving appropriate dental health care when necessary. With the right, timely dental treatment, you can help stop many types of dental issues from leading to the loss of one or more teeth. However, sometimes, dental… Read more »

How to Know Extraction Is Best for Your Tooth

When most people consider replacing a tooth, it’s because the tooth has already been lost. That’s largely because most tooth concerns can be successfully addressed with the right restorative dental treatment. However, in some severe cases, a tooth that hasn’t been lost yet can pose such a threat to the rest of your oral health… Read more »

Need Tooth Extraction? Here’s What to Remember

Because the goal of general dental care is usually to help you preserve your healthy, natural teeth, learning that you need tooth extraction can sometimes seem like you’ve lost. However, there are many reasons for needing tooth extraction, and not all of them are easily preventable. Also, at our Ft. Worth, TX, dental implant office,… Read more »

Can You Get an Implant After Tooth Extraction

Sometimes, a tooth is so damaged or infected that it can no longer perform its duties as a tooth (i.e., helping you bite and chew your food) and it can’t be effectively restored. When this occurs, extracting the tooth is often preferable, as removing the compromised tooth can also remove the threat that it poses… Read more »

A Few Important Facts About Extracting Teeth

The first thing we learn about our dental health is that caring for our teeth on a daily basis is important for preserving our healthy, natural smiles. It’s only years later that we learn those efforts aren’t always successful, especially if our hygiene and dental care routines aren’t consistent. In some cases, the problems that… Read more »

When It’s Time to Extract and Replace a Tooth

These days, restoring smiles is simpler than it’s ever been. Advanced, lifelike restorations like dental crowns can help teeth bounce back even from some severe conditions, like fractured or broken teeth. However, there may still be times when restoring a tooth’s original health, strength, and integrity isn’t possible. At our Ft. Worth, TX, dental office,… Read more »