Sometimes Extractions Are The Only Solution
Having a tooth pulled in adulthood is sometimes the only choice for the tooth. Although our permanent teeth were meant to last a lifetime, there are a number of reasons why tooth extraction may be needed. A very common reason is that a tooth that is too badly damaged, from trauma or decay, to be repaired and requires extraction to prevent possible infection and/or discomfort.
It is very important to take the best care possible of your teeth to help them enjoy a healthy and long lifespan!