If you're looking to get a tooth extraction, you may be wondering how long it will take. The answer depends on the complexity of your case, but in general, a tooth extraction appointment can take one to several hours to complete. Our team will provide you with an estimate of the time before scheduling your treatment so that you can plan your day accordingly. When it comes to the procedure itself, most people find it to be quick and painless. However, it usually takes several weeks for your jaw to fully heal after the extraction.
So, if you're planning to replace your tooth with a dental implant, you'll probably have to wait a few months before you can fully recover. In the meantime, there are some steps you can take to ensure a speedy recovery. For example, you should avoid strenuous activities for at least 48 to 72 hours after the procedure. Additionally, it's important to follow your dentist's instructions for taking care of the extraction site and managing any pain or discomfort. Overall, getting a tooth extraction is a relatively straightforward process. With the right preparation and care, you can expect to be back to normal within a few days.