A 38-year-old member asked:
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Is general anesthesia ok for wisdom teeth removal?

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Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience in Anesthesiology
Ok: Ok, but in most cases it is not nessasary. Talk to your dentist for the best solution.
Answered on Jun 27, 2015

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Most of the time: If they are impacted 100% of the time.
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