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Tooth Removal

Dr. Catherine Major offers tooth removals/extractions, including wisdom teeth removal.


General Extractions

Why might I need a tooth removal/extraction?

You may need a tooth removed if a tooth infection is damaging the surrounding bone or is causing you discomfort. Dr. Major will consult with you to determine whether or not an extraction is necessary

How does the tooth removal procedure work?

We begin the procedure with a local anesthetic to make you feel comfortable during the appointment. We use dental tools to loosen the tooth from its socket before its removal.

Wisdom Teeth Extractions

Why might I need my wisdom teeth extracted?

Wisdom teeth are often removed if they affect your jaw, gums and/or teeth in the surrounding area. Impacted wisdom teeth are unable to fully erupt which can lead to bacteria and food getting trapped. This can lead to decay, infection and pain.

When should I get my wisdom teeth extracted?

Every patient is different, so please consult your dentist if your wisdom teeth are causing you discomfort.


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Featured Services

Sandy Hill Dental Centre offers a comprehensive range of dentistry services for children, adults, and seniors.

General Dentistry

We provide our patients with fillings for cavities, or crowns for broken or cracked teeth that need to be fixed.

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Cosmetic Services

Sandy Hill Dental offers cosmetic services including teeth whitening, veneers and implants to keep your smile confident.

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We offer Invisalign® services for patients looking for clear orthodontic solutions for their smiles. Your smile is our priority.


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