Sometimes, even canines or other teeth might be found impacted in one’s mouth. This occurs when the teeth do not erupt in their right place due to certain developmental difficulties. Resting unseen inside the bone, they might start exerting pressure in certain cases, and that is when they are likely to cause infection. In such cases, as in the case study below, their removal is their only cure.
These are images of pre-operative, during the surgical procedure and post operative sessions.
Patient was willing to Undergo Orthodontic Treatment
Patient’s lower canine was impacted and was causing hindrance for tooth movement. Hence the surgical protocol was undertaken to extract the Impacted canine.
This Canine Dis-Impaction Minor Surgical Procedure.