Once your permanent teeth have grown in, there may be some instances where the tooth (or teeth) may need to be extracted. These cases need to be properly diagnosed by a professional dentist—any and all alternatives should be discussed when considering tooth extraction. In most cases, extracting the tooth is the last resort in maintaining your dental health. In order to keep your teeth healthy and functional, it is important that you keep a proper home oral hygiene routine and consistently attend scheduled dental appointments with Dr. Richard Barton. Contact Richard Barton DDS at 702-456-1147 today to schedule an appointment with our dentist if you feel you need a tooth extraction in Henderson, Nevada.