Tooth extraction is the process of removing a tooth from its place in the bone. Sometimes this is done when the tooth is causing pain, or if it's impacted, which prevents it from growing in normally. Dr. Haque also does wisdom tooth removal.

Simple extractions:

This is a performed on teeth that a visible and easily accessible in the mouth. When the teeth are above the gums, the extraction is accomplished using traditional elevator and forcep instruments. Simple tooth extraction is usually recommended when the teeth are too damaged from trauma or decay to be fixed.


Surgical extraction:

If the teeth are broken below the gum, or are difficult to access, the removal of teeth need a surgical approach. An incision is typical for the extraction. In this process, the soft tissue covering the tooth and bone is elevated to extract the tooth.