Our team will provide you with an estimate of the time ahead of you. 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. If you're having a tooth extracted, you probably expect the procedure to be quick and painless.
But how long does it take to extract a tooth? It depends on the complexity of your case. However, most people are back to normal within a few days. While you can return to your routine activities within 48 to 72 hours, it usually takes several weeks for your jaw to fully heal. 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.