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My wisdom tooth was removed a few hours ago. while the dentist suggested returning to solid foods as soon as i feel it is possible, do you recommend following a light diet (non-solid) for some time? diet after tooth extraction

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Diet: High protein diet will speed healing. Soft diet will be easier to manage. Do what makes you comfortable.

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