Taking the Bite Out of Tooth Extraction
The old string around the tooth trick won’t work with your veterinary patients. But here are some tips to help you slam the door on your fears of tooth extraction.
Let’s be honest, extracting teeth does not send too many veterinarians in general practice leaping for joy. However, these practical tips from a presentation on dental extractions at CVC Virginia Beach by Matthew Lemmons, DVM, DAVDC, a veterinary dentist at MedVet Indianapolis, may take away some of your trepidation when excavating the oral cavity.