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my wisdom tooth is cutting my cheek

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Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See Your Dentist: The best advice would be for you to schedule and appointment with your dentist for evaluation and any recommended treatment. The resultant trauma to ... Read More
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Wisdom teeth: Most people don't have enough room for their wisdom teeth, and that's why they're extracted so often. It appears you may need the same. Let your local ... Read More
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Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral surgeon: Sounds like it should be removed. See an oral surgeon for exam and treatment.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Cook
15 years experience Dentistry
Have them removed: This is a problem that could continue and only get worse with time. Wisdom teeth commonly come in at odd angles and can cause problems due to their l ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
36 years experience Dentistry
Go see your dentist: Sometmes the gum can get infected around an errupting wisdom tooth, or sometimes it just errupts into the wrong position, causing the cheek biting. E ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Wineman
39 years experience Dentistry
Erupting tooth tissu: Without looking at you clinically, the tissue could be hyperkeratotic tissue secondary to either trauma from the opposing tooth, or simply pericoronit ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Denat evaluation: See a dentist to determine if you have enough space for the wisdom tooth to erupt and function normally. If there is not enough space then it should ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Davis
35 years experience Dentistry
Wisdom Tooth: You should consult with your dentist to evaluate if you need a extraction. Chronic cheek biting can be pre-cancerous. He may refer you to a oral surge ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manami Yamaguchi
24 years experience Dentistry
Common problem!: Cheek bite as a result of wisdom tooth growing is quite common. It is likely that the wisdom tooth did not in functionally erupt. It is best to have y ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Hematoma: There may have been bruising from the procedure. Wisdom tooth surgery can be traumatic to the tissues in the area. It should pass, but you can see the ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
A few thoughts..: There may be a residual root, a sharp edge of bone, a small infection, or it may be due to something completely unrelated. It is for that reason that ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Painful lump: That sounds like an infections which would require immediate treatment. Call and see your dentist as soon as possible. It might require removal of the ... Read More

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