Anxiety-Free Oral Surgery at Ash & Roberts DDS

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Your Oral Surgery Solution in Centralia, WA

Ash & Roberts DDS offers a wide scope of oral surgery services focused on improving and protecting your oral health. Having served Centralia as well as the surrounding areas for many years, Drs. Ash & Roberts have established their practice as a leader in solving oral health problems.

How Can Drs. Ash and Roberts Help?

Our dentists and the entire staff at Ash & Roberts DDS understand that dental procedures, especially dental surgery, can cause patients to become anxious. Other than anxiety some patients feel that their questions go unanswered but because we practice patient-centered care, all of our patients are treated like family. Our valued patients leave feeling confident that they’ve received the best possible oral surgery care.

Oral Surgery Services Offered at Ash & Roberts DDS

We’re proud to have built lasting relationships with our community and look forward to building a great relationship with you. We focus and specialize in the following oral surgery procedure:

Tooth Extractions

At our dental practice, we always strive to preserve natural teeth and promote oral health through various treatment options. However, there are instances when tooth extraction becomes a necessary solution to ensure the overall well-being of our patients. Tooth extraction is a commonly performed oral surgery procedure that involves the removal of a tooth from its socket in the jawbone. While our primary goal is to preserve teeth whenever possible, there are specific situations where extraction is the most suitable course of action. Here are some common scenarios where tooth extraction may be necessary:

Severely Damaged or Decayed Teeth

When a tooth is extensively decayed or damaged beyond the point of repair, extraction may be the only viable option. If the tooth cannot be restored through procedures like fillings, dental crowns, or root canal therapy, removing it can prevent further oral health complications.

Orthodontic Treatment

In some orthodontic cases, tooth extraction may be required to create sufficient space for proper alignment of the remaining teeth. Removing one or more teeth can facilitate the movement and alignment of the remaining teeth, allowing for a more successful orthodontic treatment outcome.

Periodontal Disease

Advanced periodontal disease, which affects the supporting structures of the teeth, can cause severe damage to the gums and jawbone. If the disease progresses to a point where the teeth have loosened or if they no longer have adequate support, extraction may be necessary to preserve the overall oral health and prevent further spread of infection.

Crowding or Malpositioned Teeth

In situations where there is severe crowding or misalignment of the teeth, extraction of one or more teeth may be required to create enough space for orthodontic treatment. Removing a tooth can help achieve proper alignment, enhance aesthetics, and improve overall bite functionality.

Trauma or Fractured Teeth

Dental trauma resulting from accidents or sports injuries can lead to fractures or extensive damage to the teeth. If the tooth is severely fractured or cannot be saved through restorative procedures, extraction may be necessary to prevent infection, alleviate pain, and maintain oral health.

Extractions Are Our Last Resort

It is important to note that tooth extraction is always considered as a last resort when other treatment options are not feasible or would result in a compromised outcome. Our highly skilled dental professionals will thoroughly evaluate your condition, discuss all available treatment options, and recommend tooth extraction only when it is truly necessary for your dental health and well-being.

At our dental practice, we understand the apprehensions associated with tooth extraction and are committed to providing a comfortable and stress-free experience for our patients. Our compassionate team will ensure that you receive proper care, guidance, and support before, during, and after the extraction procedure. Rest assured, your oral health and comfort are our top priorities.

If you are in the area of Centralia, WA and would like to receive a consultation, please give us a call at (360) 736-8380 or send us a quick email. We look forward to serving you.