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Tooth Extraction

Cash Price Only - Medical Aid Patients charged at 100% of scheme rate.

  • 45 min
  • 400 South African rand
  • Ubuntu Dental

Service Description

While the prospect of tooth extraction may evoke apprehension, it is a vital procedure that can offer significant benefits for overall oral health. As a dedicated dental professional, I aim to demystify the process and highlight the positive outcomes associated with tooth extraction. One of the primary benefits of tooth extraction is the alleviation of pain and discomfort. Severely decayed, infected, or damaged teeth can cause persistent pain, affecting daily activities and diminishing the quality of life. Extracting such problematic teeth provides immediate relief, allowing patients to regain comfort and function. Tooth extraction is also instrumental in preventing the spread of infection. In cases where a tooth is extensively decayed or infected, leaving it untreated poses the risk of bacterial spread to adjacent teeth and the surrounding gums. By removing the affected tooth, the potential for further oral health complications is mitigated. Moreover, tooth extraction can pave the way for orthodontic treatment. In cases of overcrowding or misalignment, extracting a tooth may be necessary to create space and facilitate the alignment of remaining teeth. This strategic approach contributes to a more balanced and functional bite, enhancing overall oral health. Additionally, tooth extraction is often a crucial step in the preparation for dental prosthetics, such as dentures or dental implants. By removing compromised teeth, dental professionals can create a stable foundation for the placement of these restorative devices, ensuring their long-term success. In essence, tooth extraction, when performed with precision and care, serves as a valuable tool in promoting oral health. It is a strategic step that not only resolves immediate issues but also sets the stage for a healthier and more functional smile. As a dentist, I believe in the importance of informed decision-making, and tooth extraction, when deemed necessary, can be a positive stride towards lasting oral well-being.


Cancellation Policy

To cancel or re-schedule, please contact us the day before the appointment is due.


Contact Details

  • Middestad, Charl Malan Street, Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa


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