Lillybrook Dental takes a conservative approach to children’s dentistry, considering tooth extraction only if absolutely necessary.
Many factors are taken into account when extraction becomes advisable, including: decay, impacted teeth, trauma and orthodontics:
Decay is among one of the primary reasons a child may need a dental extraction. Other factors are:
In some cases, extraction of teeth may be necessary as part of orthodontic treatment. This may occur because of:
Trauma can also mean the need for an extraction. We would consult with you when a tooth has been badly damaged beyond repair. Factors we consider before extraction include:
Straightforward extractions can be done in our practice using local anaesthetic or happy gas for patient comfort and to allay the child’s fears. More complex cases or those involving extraction of multiple teeth may require surgical removal. Should this be the case, Lillybrook Dental will help facilitate the process.
We’d love nothing better than for our family to care for your family’s dental needs. Why not book an appointment for you and your children today?
The team at Lillybrook Dental is driven by a commitment to change people’s experience of the dentist.
Warm, welcoming, and supportive? Your dentist? That’s what you’ll find here with us at Lillybrook Dental.
We’re dedicated to providing only the very best in dental care for our patients, many of whom are local like us. We’ve developed a loyal patient community in Kallangur, Dakabin and North Lakes. At the heart of our dental practice and patient relationships is an enduring commitment to treating people as people. If you share our values of quality, personal attention, and genuine care, we’d love to see you at Lillybrook Dental.