Extractions, or tooth removal, are normally conducted as a results of incurable disease, (infection or decay) or possibly for space creation for braces.

It is every dentist aim to retain all of your teeth for as long as possible but sometimes removal is the only option.

Many options exist to refill the space created by the extraction so there is no need for this to be the end of your smile.

If issues are envisaged or other complications exist then in a small number of cqases a specialist referral may be required.