Average tooth removals cost: $75 to $300 for non-surgical, gum-erupted tooth extraction.
$150 to $650 for a surgical extraction utilizing anesthesia.
$185 to $600 for soft-tissue and complicated surgical extractions.
How much is it to get a tooth taken out?
The cost for tooth extraction varies widely depending on whether the tooth is impacted. Simple extraction usually costs between $75 and $200 per tooth, and may be more depending on the type of anesthesia you need.
Can I get a tooth pulled at the ER?
Only a dentist can perform dentistry
This one seems like a no-brainer, but many people don’t realize that in most states it is illegal for anyone other than a dentist to pull a tooth, fill a cavity, or perform any restorative dental care. Finding an emergency room with a dentist on staff or on call is extremely rare.
Where can you get free dental work done?
Your state or local health department may know of programs in your area that offer free or reduced-cost dental care. Call your local or state health department to learn more about their financial assistance programs. Check your local telephone book for the number to call.
When should a tooth be extracted?
However, teeth extraction may be necessary for the following instances:
- Irreparable tooth damage due to severe decay.
- A viable solution to periodontal disease.
- Extraction may help an impacted tooth.
- To eliminate teeth overcrowding.
- Necessary after an accident.