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I Had My Wisdom Teeth Removed Will The Remaining Crowded Teeth Spread Backwards By Themselves
Not likely: Teeth want to drift forward, not back, with or without wisdom teeth. Crowding does not self-correct, it gets worse with age. If front teeth are crowded, ask your dentist to refer you to an orthodontic specialist for discussion of treatment options. You owe it to yourself to at least explore options. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
If you have crowded teeth and you get your wisdom teeth removed will your teeth straighten over time?
I had my wisdom teeth removed yesterday and today I accidentally drank out of a straw forgetting that I wasn't supposed to. Should I be worried? I am not bleeding currently nor do I feel any pain that I didn't already before drinking out of the straw.
I had my wisdom teeth removed a week ago today, I'm starting to see and feel the stitches in my mouth. Is that normal?
I had my wisdom teeth removed 3 days ago, thougt the pain has subsided there is a horrible almost unbearable taste in my mouth, should i be worried? H
My jaw has been locked for 4 months now. I think it might be caused by my wisdom teeth coming in. If i get my wisdom teeth removed will that fix my ja?
I had my wisdom teeth removed on Wednesday with complications the root went behind my tongue. The left lower side of my face is very swollen and hard compared to the right is this normal?
Surgical Extraction: Swelling following a difficult wisdom tooth extraction is not out of the ordinary. However, without knowing the extent of the surgery or whether the swelling is an infection, the best course of action is to call your surgeon and explain your current situation. All the best... ...Read more
Had my wisdom teeth removed and now half my lip and chin are numb, i can feel temp and pain if i prick it with a toothpick, is this permanent?
Pain on the left side of my jaw. My orthodontist diagnosed me with tmd, ( more severe tmj?) but i also had my wisdom teeth removed 3 months ago.
Many possibilities: Tmj is an anatomical structure temporo-mandibular joint. Tmd is temporo-mandibular disorder that may include joint, muscles, nerves and ligaments or any combination. Without the diagnosis is a guessing game. Rec.: see orofacial pain specialist near your address. Here is the link: http://www.Aaop.Org/content.Aspx?Page_id=2720;club_id=508439. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
I had my wisdom teeth removed 2 months ago and this morning I noticed a hard lump on my lower left jaw that is now swollen and painful. What is it?
I had my wisdom teeth removed about 10 days ago and I'm having headaches and ear pain constantly. Is this normal?
I had my wisdom teeth removed on December 18th. Today I woke up with a hard lump in my lower cheek that is sore to the touch. Should I be worried?
Investigate: Call the Oral Surgeon who treated you. Report your symptoms. The Surgeon is responsible for your post-operative Care. He/she may want to re-examine you. ...Read more
I recently had my wisdom teeth removed a week ago. Just a few days ago my nose started leaking and it was yellow and watery. Now there is an odor.
I had my wisdom teeth removed on Tuesday November 22nd , and my mouth has been bleeding yesterday and today , and I just recently looked at my mouth in the mirror and there is a piece of my gum receding from my tooth on my back molar , and my incision is
Follow-up care: Follow-up (post surgical) care is part and parcel of the treatment that you received and is covered under the fee that you paid. Call your practitioner, the General Dentist or specialist Oral Surgeon who removed your tooth for a reevaluation and appropriate care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had my wisdom teeth removed 2 days ago and my lip jaw and chin are still numb, how long will this last? My doctor didn't warn me about this.
Could be a few days : This is a possible complication. But usually the sensation of the lip and chin returns completely. It can be as soon as a few days or as long as many weeks. Discuss these issues with your doctor at the 1 week follow up appointment. Most patients do fine. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Sorry, no: Teeth want to drift forward, not back. People with congenitally missing wisdom teeth may also have crooked front teeth. There are good and just reasons for removing problematic wisdom teeth, but doing so will not magically straighten the other teeth. Please consult with an oral surgeon and an orthodontist for more information. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Should I get my wisdom teeth removed? At checkup, dentist said 1/4 is growing okay but 3/4 are not. Thanks!
Yes/depends: I say yes and depends because it all depends on location, frequency of irritation and risk (current and future). The benefits of wisdom teeth removal are higher before the age of 25 and there after the risks start to become more and more progressive. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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