Extractions in Spokane Valley
Safely remove a tooth or teeth at Sodorff & Wilson Family Dentistry.
Having a tooth removed sounds worse than it is, but it can improve your oral health in certain cases. Leave your worries behind because our tooth extractions are pain-free with anesthesia.
Tooth extractions can help prevent the spread of tooth decay, avoid issues of overcrowding, and in certain instances, can relieve existing pain.
Reasons for an extraction:
We’ll ensure your comfort during and after your tooth extraction.
Benefits of Extractions
How Extractions Work
There’s no need to be nervous about a tooth extraction – it’s quick and pain-free. You may feel slight pressure, but our caring dentist is gentle and makes sure you’re comfortable before, during, and after.
Our expert dentist at Sodorff & Wilson Family Dentistry in Spokane Valley makes tooth extractions a stress-free process.
Ice may be applied to the area after oral surgery, and exercise is not recommended for at least 24 hours. The recovery process takes just a few days, and medicine may be prescribed to keep you pain-free while healing at home. Instructions are given to make sure you have a healthy and comfortable recovery.
For healthy individuals, a tooth extraction is a safe and quick procedure.
FAQ About Extractions
What is an extraction?
An extraction is the removal of a tooth. This can be a damaged or decaying tooth or a tooth that causes overcrowding.
It’s a safe dental procedure and painless with local anesthesia.
Is tooth extraction painful?
No, tooth extraction is not painful. We use local anesthesia to numb any pain during the procedure. Post-treatment, medicine may be prescribed to ensure your comfort and happy healing.
What happens after a tooth extraction?
After a tooth extraction, you’ll be given instructions on how to best care for your mouth at home.
Post-treatment, ice may be applied to the affected area. Recovery will take a few days, and medicine may be prescribed to ease any discomfort.
How soon after extraction can I get an implant?
This depends on the patient and the situation. In some cases, a dental implant can be inserted the same day as the extraction. In other cases, we recommend waiting a few months for the area to heal.
Please contact Click to contact our dental office Sodorff & Wilson Family Dentistry in Spokane Valley to discuss your extraction and dental implant procedure.
How long does a surgical tooth extraction take?
A surgical tooth extraction takes just a few minutes, and we’ll ensure you feel comfortable from start to finish with local anesthesia to numb any pain.