Dental surgery is a scary proposition for many people, it is a harrowing term that is ominous and vague. Being scared of the dentist is probably at the root of this feeling for most people. Dental surgery is just an all-encompassing term that collects many options that dentists offer their patients. Some of these options are bridges (connecting two teeth to “bridge” a missing tooth space) and even the fear inducing root canal operation. The term, dental surgery, isn’t scary once you understand what it means better.
Having to get a root canal is probably the scariest thing your dentist can mention to you during what you thought might be a routine office visit. Root canals are one of the more complicated dental surgery situations that you may face in your visits to your dentist.
Removing wisdom teeth can be quite scary to children, and even adults that still have theirs. Many adults are able to live full lives with their wisdom teeth intact. Most adults have their wisdom teeth removed early in life due to how they affect the surrounding teeth. Taking wisdom teeth out is a procedure that will require dental surgery to complete since this process is not a simple extraction.
A skilled dentist will be able to detail the process for dental surgery and answer your questions about the procedure as it pertains to you. Experience and quality support staff are two things that you should look for when choosing a dentist for any dental surgery. A broad offering of specialties can be beneficial by saving time and money working with more than one dental surgeon.
At Ferny Grove Dental we will take great care of you and your Dental Surgery needs.