The gentle, experienced team at Kiddie Cavity Care & Orthodontics is dedicated to saving your child’s teeth, but sometimes extractions are necessary. For Pediatric tooth extractions in Richmond, call us today.
At Kiddie Cavity Care & Orthodontics, we will work to save your child’s tooth, but sometimes an extraction is necessary to maintain the health of your child’s mouth or to get them ready for orthodontic treatment.
Your child’s baby teeth are an important step in your their development and are best left to come out on; however, in some cases, we may recommend removing one or more baby teeth. If our dentist does recommend an extraction, here are some of the common reasons why:
When we remove the tooth, we may recommend a space maintainer to hold the space for the permanent tooth. Sometimes when a tooth is extracted, the teeth on either side of the gap can drift into the space, keeping the permanent teeth from erupting.
You will be happy to know that we offer sedation to ensure your child’s comfort and ease during the procedure. Sedation options available include:
Our expert team is here to provide the exceptional dental care your child deserves. For tooth extractions in Richmond, call us today at (804) 215-8749 to schedule an appointment.