Wisdom Teeth Removal Procedure

Question: How are wisdom teeth removed? Is this different from regular dental extractions? Answer: Wisdom teeth removal is no different from regular dental extractions. But just like usual extractions there are several factors that can complicate wisdom teeth extractions. If there are no complications removal is done the usual way. How are wisdom teeth removal […]

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Dry Socket after Tooth Extraction

Question: I have heard about a “dry socket” after wisdom tooth extraction, what is this about? Answer: A dry socket is a common condition that happens after a tooth is extracted. It happens when the blood clot that is supposed to cover the socket of the tooth has dislodged; this exposes the wound along with […]

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Wisdom Teeth Recovery Time

How long does it take to recover from wisdom teeth removal? Question: I have heard that it takes a while to recover after removing your wisdom teeth. How long does it take to recover from this dental procedure? Answer: It will usually take anywhere from three to five days to recover from wisdom teeth removal. […]

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Swelling After Wisdom Teeth Removal

Question: After having my wisdom teeth removed, I felt swelling over the extraction site. Is this normal? Answer: Swelling after removal of wisdom teeth is normal. In fact, minor swelling occurs in almost all dental extractions and will often subside as the extraction site heals. Why is there swelling after removal of wisdom teeth? Pulling […]

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Wisdom Teeth Removal Cost

Question: It has been customary to remove wisdom teeth but what really is the cost of wisdom teeth removal? Answer: The cost of wisdom teeth removal may differ from one dental clinic to another; there are also some factors that can affect the cost of the procedure. It is best to check local dental clinics […]

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