Tooth extractions rank high among the most common dental procedures for people across all ages. There are two types of tooth extractions: simple, also known as routine, extraction and surgical tooth extraction. The former is usually the go-to in most cases.
Your dentist may, however, recommend surgical tooth extractions in the following instances:
1. Removal of Impacted Teeth
When teeth fail to erupt or erupt fully, they are said to be impacted.