Tooth Extraction

What You Should Know Before Tooth Extraction

If you’re experiencing persistent dental pain, visiting your local Largo dentist’s office should be your top priority. Unfortunately, some oral situations are beyond repair, leaving tooth extraction as the only viable option. While this may be frustrating and disappointing, it is not the end of the world. The most important thing you can do to prepare for your procedure is

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Do You Need a Tooth Extraction?

Among the many dental procedures St. Petersburg patients are often weary of having to undergo, a tooth extraction tops the list. Getting a tooth pulled gets a pretty bad rap, since most people assume it is going to be a grizzly, painful procedure. But at Dolphin Dental we are correcting that misconception, one patient at a time. Why Would I

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Causes for Tooth Extractions

Tooth extraction refers to the removal of a damaged or decayed tooth to prevent the spread of infection or disease. Once we lose our baby teeth, our “adult teeth” are meant to last a lifetime. Unfortunately, some don’t quite make it there. There are a variety of reasons people may need to have a tooth extracted here in St. Petersburg

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Tooth Extraction: Benefits of Removing Wisdom Teeth

While tooth extraction is something almost everyone has to go through, it can still be scary when your St. Petersburg dentist says they want to remove your wisdom teeth. These third molars, usually coming in during the late teenage years, can either be erupted (broken through the gum) or impacted (underneath the gums). These molars can cause a myriad of

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