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How Much Does Wisdom Teeth Extraction Cost
Varies: The associated costs for the removal of wisdom teeth can vary depending on a number of things. The consultation, x-rays, number of teeth to be removed, the classification of the wisdom teeth, whether they are erupted and visible or impacted (different classifications), type of anesthetic used, who does the procedure and where it is performed, location of the practice, and medications prescribed. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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Depends: The total fee may depend on where you live, whether or not you are insured, if the procedure is an eligible procedure covered under your insurance, the position of the teeth, type of anesthesia provided, where your surgery is performed, as well as the surgeon performing your surgery. You may also incur a charge for a consultation visit as well as any necessary x-rays. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends: Cost are determined by how teeth need to be extracted, the difficulty of the extractions and how many teeth are being replaced by a bridge. Generally 100-300 per extraction and 700-1200 per unit of bridgework with fees widely variable according to region. ...Read moreSee 7 more doctor answers
Varies: Every patient is different as patients have various thresholds of pain tolerance. Usually the procedure is painless and there may be some discomfort for a few days afterwards. If an infection is present, then the pain level could be higher. You may consider visiting an oral surgeon as wisdom teeth removal is a specialty of this type of doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lots of variables: There is a very wide range here. A simple extraction vs. A horizontal full bony impaction? Iv sedation vs. Local anesthesia alone. Big city prestigious office vs. Local rural dentist? Fee for service private practice vs. Insurance plan office? You've already received some idea from my colleagues. Best way to find out for sure is to see your local dentist or an oral surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Minimal amount: The actual process should not hurt at all if you have been given adequate local anesthesia or sedation with the local. After effects should be easily managed with a prescription for pain medication. Most of my patients tell me they have minimal to mild pain after wisdom tooth removal. ...Read more
Differs: Depends on complexity of the procedure, time to do the rx, type of anesthesia, etc. It's not like buying a can of soup, where every can is exactly like every other can. It's not a product, it's a service. So find the best oral surgeon you can (ask your dentist for referral) and go for it. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Depends on infection: extraction usually does not hurt during since you are anesthetized. after you should take Ibuprofen and Aspirin for 1 - 2 days. Pain during or after extraction is not normal and is usually due to infection which requires antibiotics. If this is anticipated it is best to start antibiotics and anti-inflammatory 1 - 48 hours before ...Read more
Insurance ?: Most ethical dentists are not going to charge you more just because you have insurance. We have become calloused and expect to get ripped off on everything. Most dentists may consider your financial situation and give you a break if they can, but remember they have many staff, sterilization, office expenses themselves. It's not a matter of insurance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Varies: The cost of a dental cleaning caries from city to city and even from practice to practice. Private dental practices are small businesses and have to charge fees in order to pay overhead expenses including paying the hygienist. Some alternative ways to get a less expensive cleaning are to try to get in a local hygiene training program as a patient or to try to become a patient of a dental school. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: The costs associated with the removal of wisdom teeth may include fees for the consultation, x-rays, prescriptions, type of anesthesia/sedation utilized, where the surgery is performed, and will also be dependent upon the position or the wisdom teeth. There are different classifications for impacted teeth. Fees may also vary from office to office as well as who performs the surgery. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Painless : Sorry to hear, but having a tooth pulled is sometimes necessary. Before extraction, your dentist will use a local anesthetic to numb the area where the tooth will be removed. If you are anxious, your dentist may use IV sedation that will prevent pain completely and make you sleep through the procedure. Anesthesia is the key. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
That depends: Do you require them to be removed surgucally? Non surgical extractions, barring any post operative complications, recovery is typically 5-7 days. Surgical extractions recovery can take up to two weeks. The worst of it is usually 2-3 days out and then tapers from there. You should take any medications as prescribed as they are meant to assist you with pain management. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
$320 -$640 per tooth: Costs of dental bonding vary depending on your specific dental conditions, dentist's experience and geographic location The average cost of dental bonding ranges from $300 to $600 per tooth. However, many dental insurance plans cover most of the cost. Ask your dentist for more details. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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