An extraction is the removal of a tooth. There are simple extractions which are typically teeth that have broken through the gumline or can been seen in a mirror. A surgical extraction is when the dentist needs to cut the gums and tissue surrounding the tooth in order to remove it.
Our dentists are well equipped and experienced in helping patients through any of these tooth extraction situations. Your comfort is our top priority, most patients are surprised at how quick and pain-free a tooth extraction can be.