Teeth may need to be removed for many reasons including severe decay, advanced gum disease, infection or as part of an orthodontic treatment plan.
Exodontia or tooth extraction
X-ray taken before extraction of upper right third molar tooth
During extraction- Accessing the tooth from the cheek sid
During extraction- accessing the tooth from the tongue side
During extraction- Grasping the tooth with forceps
The extracted upper right third molar