When a tooth becomes irreparably damaged, the best option may involve the extraction of the tooth. A tooth extraction can help prevent again further damage and infection and help you on your way to achieving excellent dental health and restoring your gorgeous, functional smile. Our dentist may recommend a tooth extraction in Independence, Missouri, for the time when a tooth is so seriously damaged, injured, or infected that it cannot effectively be restored through another treatment. Our experienced team are committed to providing you and your family with the best possible experience here at our office. Dr. Mark Jensen’s gentle manner, combined with effective anesthesia, will ensure that your treatment will be both comfortable and safe.

Following your tooth extraction, your mouth will heal over the next several days. We recommend that you follow Dr. Mark Jensen’s post-treatment instructions to avoid infection and to guarantee a healthy mouth. The removed tooth can then be restored with one of the following options:

  • A dental bridge
  • A partial denture
  • A dental implant

We encourage you to contact our dental office today to learn more about tooth extractions and your options for maintain optimal dental health. Our knowledgeable team is passionate about providing your family with the highest quality dental care possible and we are always ready to answer your questions.