While not always ideal, sometimes extracting a compromised tooth is the best option for returning a person to optimal oral health.
Dr. Le will only recommend a tooth extraction in the case that alternative treatments, such as root canal therapy, will not restore function or health to the tooth. Dr. Le may recommend a tooth extraction if the tooth is suffering from:
Extractions performed by Dr. Le are done in the comfort of our office in Hamden. The treatment is performed gently and carefully so that you have a positive experience. Your extraction will usually be completed in just one visit. Afterwards, remember to follow the care instructions we give you to encourage healthy and efficient healing. Call our office immediately if you are experiencing any sort of dental pain; we will do everything in our power to ensure that you return to optimal oral health and comfort as soon as possible.