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A 39-year-old member asked:

Wisdom teeth pain really bothering me. what is the treatment?

3 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
Usually extraction: Wisdom teeth that become problematic are usually extracted. They are not needed. Call a local oral surgeon for an evaluation to discuss your options and the associated fees.
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Wisdom teeth: in many cases wisdom teeth should be extracted due to complications associated with their alignment. If you are experiencing wisdom teeth swelling or pain see your dentist. Often extracting a wisdom tooth is the best solution. Wisdom teeth removal is necessary for about 85% of the adults.
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Meds. Oral surgeon: OTC meds until you can see the wisdom tooth expert. For best results with wisdom teeth, make sure you are evaluated and treated by a board certified oral & maxillofacial surgeon.
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Last updated Jul 17, 2015

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