Dr. Redmond has the same basic goal with every patient that comes to see him: help them keep their natural teeth for as long as possible. While he is largely successful, there are still situations in which simply extracting a tooth is the best choice for a patient’s ongoing oral health. Should you or your child require this procedure, know that our entire team will do everything they can to make the process as comfortable as possible. Thanks to modern analgesics, most patients don’t actually feel a thing during their extraction!
Dr. Redmond will only recommend removing a tooth after exhausting all other restorative options. The following situations often call for an extraction: