Wednesday, August 01, 2012

The Daily Exraction: Why Use Grooved Forceps?

Tooth number 8, our candidate for extraction today

Dr. Tommy Murph explains why in extracting certain teeth a "grooved" or apical retention type forceps is preferable.

Here is an example of a non-grooved 151 forcep:

And, here is the apical retention "grooved" 151 forcep:

In the video embedded below, Dr. Murph demonstrates:

Enjoy your daily extraction!

Dr. Murph is a South Carolina dentist who practices general dentistry who really excels in extracting teeth.

For patients in the Myrtle Beach area, I can heartily recommend Tommy as YOUR dentist.

For dentists, Dr. Murph has a number of resources for you in extracting teeth, including resource manuals and travel (outside the USA) courses with "hands on" instruction.

Dr. Murph's website is here and his extraction manuals are here on e-Bay.


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