Uncomplicated Exodontia

  • Roger S. Badwal
  • Andrew Emery


Although the mission of dentistry is to save teeth, dental practitioners must be prepared to extract non-restorable dentition effectively when the need arises. This chapter will detail the equipment and techniques employed to perform simple dental extractions.


Dental extractions Forceps Elevators 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roger S. Badwal
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Andrew Emery
    • 4
  1. 1.Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of SurgeryWestern Connecticut Health Network, Danbury HospitalDanburyUSA
  2. 2.Division of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineFarmingtonUSA
  3. 3.Private PracticeDanburyUSA
  4. 4.University of Connecticut School of Dental MedicineFarmingtonUSA

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