Oral Surgery

Tooth Extractions in Waxhaw NC

Happy patient after oral surgeryA dental extraction is the removal of teeth. This treatment is performed for various reasons, including periodontal disease, un-restorability due to decay or dental abscess, or trauma.

Bone Grafting

Bone grafting is normally performed after a dental extraction in order to prevent bone loss and / or to prepare the site for dental implant placement. After grafting, the area will normally take about 3 to 6 months to fully heal and for the graft to integrate with existing bone.