A 63-year-old female asked:
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How long does it take to recover from a bottom molar tooth extraction with a bone graft and stitches?

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
41 years experience in Internal Medicine
10 days.: I am not a dentist, but based on personal experience it took me about 10 days to recover , some may take longer. But if more than 2 weeks, revisit your dentist.
Answered on Jan 10, 2018

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