Includes routine removal of tooth structure, minor smoothing of tooth socket, and stitches, as necessary.
Wisdom Teeth Removal
Includes related cutting of gum and bone, removal of tooth, minor smoothing of tooth socket, and stitches as necessary for erupted, partially erupted, and impacted wisdom teeth.
Includes cutting of gum tissue and bone, removal of tooth structure, and stitches.
Full Mouth Extractions
Includes related cutting of gum and bone, removal of tooth, minor smoothing of tooth socket, and stitches as necessary for all teeth in preparation for full upper and lower dentures.
Bone graft is placed in an extraction or implant removal site at the time of the extraction or removal to preserve bone ridge height and width. Placed in preparation for implants or where the bone ridge is critical for supporting full and partial dentures.
Removal of suspicious lesion on soft tissue, sent to a lab for further diagnostics.
Bone Fragment Removal
May include, but is not limited to, removal of splinters, pieces of wire, etc., from muscle or bone.
At times, it may be necessary to perform a crown lengthening procedure. This is usually performed while a tooth is being prepared for a crown, but the crown margins go below the gum line. Crown lengthening reshapes gum and bone in order to prevent complications after the crown is placed and to retain the balance of oral biofilm around the gum line.