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when u get your tooth pull how long does it take too heal?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Shortly: Anywhere between 1-4 weeks. And it depends on what you classify as "healed.".
Answered on Jul 5, 2016
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Dr. Robert Knox
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tooth Pulled: A tooth socket should heal in two - three weeks after the tooth is pulled. Gargling with salt water should help keep the socket clean, until the hole closes. If the socket has not closed after four weeks, see your dentist.
Answered on Apr 5, 2016
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