In some cases, it may not be possible to save one or more of your teeth. Whether those teeth are broken, chipped, or decayed, tooth extraction may be the best course of action. If you are fearful of the dentist or you are apprehensive about having one of your teeth pulled, you should know that thanks to advancements in modern dentistry, the tooth extraction process is actually quite painless.
Wisdom teeth, also called the third molars, often begin to come in during a person’s late teen years or early twenties. Oftentimes, these teeth become impacted or stuck in the jaw and will need to be removed.
At Brilliant Smiles Bellevue, we believe that providing our patients with knowledge and education are the keys to having a great dental experience. That is why we will sit down with you to explain the process and to ensure that you are fully prepared for what’s to come.
During the tooth extraction process, Dr. Barron and his highly trained and skilled team will:
After the procedure has ended, Dr. Barron will give you a set of aftercare instructions that should be followed in order to prevent postoperative complications. These instructions will help to control bleeding, protect from blood clots, and minimize swelling and pain.
If you have any questions about the tooth extraction in Bellevue, call us today.
13033 Bel-Red Rd, Suite 230
Bellevue, WA 98005