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Reasons Not to Postpone Oral Surgery

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When your dentist recommends oral surgery, it’s never a good idea to postpone that surgery. Waiting can increase your recovery time and lead to other complications. Also, the more infected your tooth is, the less likely the anesthesia is to thoroughly numb the surgical site.

Our skilled dentists in Round Rock, TX carefully choose the most optimal timetable for your surgery to help ensure minimal pain and the very best outcome.

Common types of oral surgery include:

Root Canal 

Root canal treatment, while not technically surgery, is often an alternative to an extraction. Root canal treatment involves saving your tooth but treating or excising infected or diseased pulp. Postponing this procedure leads to increased ...

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The Types of Oral Surgery We Offer

Dental Surgery in Round Rock TX

At our Round Rock, TX general dentistry practice, we offer oral surgery right here, and in most cases, we can complete your treatment without the need for a referral to an oral surgeon. Our dentists have the experience, training, and knowledge to effectively extract diseased or damaged teeth and to place dental implants to replace missing teeth.

When an Extraction Becomes Necessary

At Old Settlers Dental, we do our best to save your natural teeth and protect your oral health. Sometimes, however, removing a tooth may become necessary due to decay, infection, or trauma from an accident. When that happens, we are here for you and will make the process of ...

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Preparing for Oral Surgery

Oral Surgery in Round Rock, TX, Old Settlers Dentals

Will you be receiving oral surgery at our Round Rock, TX dental office soon?

You might be feeling concerned about your upcoming procedure, but there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered. Drs. Lewcock and Zavala will take care to make sure you are ready and provide you with specifics so you have a successful appointment.

There are a few simple steps you can take to feel ready and confident about your procedure, including:

 

1. If you have any questions or concerns about your procedure, let us know.

We want to make sure that all your worries are addressed and all your questions are answered. If something is on your mind, please ...

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Why Would We Recommend Oral Surgery?

Oral Surgery by Old Settlers Dental in Round Rock TX

We know that nobody wants to hear that they need oral surgery. At our Round Rock, TX dental office, we will usually explore the most conservative options first. In some circumstances, however, oral surgery is simply the most appropriate option.

Surgery can conjure up some scary images, but the truth is that most oral surgery procedures are fairly quick and even routine. We’ll take every possible precaution to make sure that you are comfortable before, during, and after your procedure. If you are feeling stress or anxiety, let us know. We are happy to discuss our sedation dentistry options with you.

For your comfort and convenience, we can perform a range of ...

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