Reasons Not to Postpone Oral Surgery
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 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 pain, ...