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insomnia adter wisdom teeth removal

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
No: If you are seeing a competent oral surgeon, then you are in good hands.It is normal to be anxious, and healthy as well. After all, t is surgery and yo ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Depends: Perception and response to pain varies greatly from patient to patient. Whether or not your pain is normal or not may depend upon how long ago your s ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sampson
25 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
You don't have to: But a lot of people are nervous and have anxiety over a surgical procedure. Having sedation for surgery is definitely more comfortable than just loca ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Lockhart
8 years experience Dentistry
Not abnormal: It is a surgical procedure and depending on severity of impaction, swelling is a post operative symptom which will resolve. Use ice packs to reduce a ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: A dry socket can occur with the removal of any tooth, although in my practice, it is quite rare with removal of teeth in the upper jaw. Smoking, vigo ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manami Yamaguchi
24 years experience Dentistry
Dry socket: It is good that you are already aware of such post-extraction complications. If you were given a post-op instruction, please read well and follow it. ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Mjos
43 years experience Dentistry
Follow directions: Follow the post op directions they give you.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Anytime: You may brush your teeth at anytime.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Binder
Specializes in Dentistry
You gotta eat, right: Certainly not before the local anesthesia wears off, which may vary from a few hours to six or eight hours, depending on what type of "novocain" your ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jaime Quejada
33 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes!: Any measures that improves oral hygiene before oral surgery is always good and helps prevent infection.
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