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Is it ok to take a drugs perscribed to me for me to get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Is it ok to take a drugs perscribed to me for me to get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Taking meds: Only use drugs prescribed by the doctor exactly as told, their have been teen overdoses with death after misuse or misprescribing pain meds with wisdom tooth extraction. ...Read more

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Mouth (Definition)

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


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How long does it take to get your wisdom teeth pulled?

How long does it take to get your wisdom teeth pulled?

Depends: The actual surgical time may depend on the position and development of the teeth, the type of anesthesia used, where the procedure is performed, as well as the skill and technique of your doctor performing the procedure. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get your wisdom teeth pulled out?

How long does it take to get your wisdom teeth pulled out?

One appointment!: Depending on how impacted your wisdom teeth are , the healing may take a bit longer. However, they can usually pull all your wisdom teeth in one appoitment. I would recommend taking the rest of the day off to rest. ...Read more

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Would i get an infection if i don't take my penecillin after i got my wisdom teeth pulled?

Would i get an infection if i don't take my penecillin after i got my wisdom teeth pulled?

Possibly...: You're asking a yes or no question, and there's no guarantee one way or another. Follow your surgeon's directions. ...Read more

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How long should I wait to get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Not long: If you are having any symptoms such as pain or swelling, it is advisable to have this taken care of fairly soon. Infections involving wisdom teeth can get serious very quickly. If you are not having any symptoms, talk to your dentist or oral surgeon about whether they need to come out or the appropriate time to take them out. ...Read more

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I have no insurance and i need to get my wisdom teeth pulled im in pain what can I do?

I have no insurance and i need to get my wisdom teeth pulled im in pain what can I do?

Stony Brook Dental: Be seen at the dental school. You will pay less and receive excellent care. Or, you can pay for your care or finance it at a private office. FYI, most patients do not have dental insurance but they still find a way to be treated. All the best... ...Read more

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I've to get my wisdom teeth pulled and i'm freaked out because I have to be put under. Please gelp?

I've to get my wisdom teeth pulled and i'm freaked out because I have to be put under. Please gelp?

Other options: Wisdom tooth removal can be performed with local anesthesia alone for many patients. Sedation techniques are offered and provided for patients as a more comfortable option, with varying levels of sedation that range from nitrous oxide (laughing gas), IV conscious sedation or general anesthesia. Your doctor can discuss the surgery and anesthesia options available for you and address your concerns. ...Read more

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I'm suppose to get my wisdom teeth pulled out this teusday morning and fly from ohio to Massachusetts the next evening. Would that be okay?

I'm suppose to get my wisdom teeth pulled out this teusday morning and fly from ohio to Massachusetts the next evening. Would that be okay?

Not recommended: The pressure associated with flying doesn't impact your clotting or post surgery wounds and flying provided no additional discomfort. However, with any type of oral surgery there is always the possibility of a longer recovery or complications. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get my wisdom teeth pulled if I have a cough and chest pains?

Is it possible to get my wisdom teeth pulled if I have a cough and chest pains?

Why risk it?: Chest pain = concern of heart condition. Cough = risk of continued bleeding after the extraction. Best to see a physician , clear up your symptoms and improve your chances of an incident free procedure with your dentist. ...Read more

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I need to get my wisdom teeth pulled out but until I can in suffering from migraines and teeth aches what can I do to relief this pain?

I need to get my wisdom teeth pulled out but until I can in suffering from migraines and teeth aches what can I do to relief this pain?

Dentist may: provide you with a payment plan so you can pay a little at a time. Please ask him/her about this so you can get the work you need done now rather than waiting. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I've got to get my wisdom teeth pulled, then have jaw allignment surgery! i'm terrified, any advice?

I've got to get my wisdom teeth pulled, then have jaw allignment surgery! i'm terrified, any advice?

Talk to your surgeon: Any surgical procedure can be scary. Talk to your surgeon and his staff who will be working with you on your surgeries. They should be able to address any concerns and provide you with information about your concerns to help you feel more comfortable about your upcoming surgeries. You can also go to myoms.Org, a website with information on your procedures. ...Read more

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What can I expect after i get my wisdom teeth pulled?

What can I expect after i get my wisdom teeth pulled?

A little sore: You may feel sore with a possibility of slight swelling, but this would be temporary and be controlled by medication. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens if i don't get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Could you tell me what happens if i don't get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Depends: The answer depends on your age, the position and/or malposition of the teeth, whether or not there is any existing pathology or problem with the teeth or surrounding structures, as well as your oral hygiene skills. ...Read more

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Which type of pain should I be ready for after i get my wisdom teeth pulled out?

Which type of pain should I be ready for after i get my wisdom teeth pulled out?

Varies: With any surgical procedure there is some degree of discomfort and/or pain. How each person perceives and tolerates discomfort and /or pain varies. Some people have a high pain tolerance and take minimal meds while other patients may say that there is not a pain med strong enough to handle their pain. ...Read more

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Do i need to get a catheter when i get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Do i need to get a catheter when i get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Never: A wisdom teeth procedure with sedation by an oral surgeon should not take more 30-45 min on average (includes prep time, procedure time and recovery time). The procedure is very short and a catheter is not needed, unless the patient has a bladder issue. ...Read more

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My dentist said I should get my wisdom teeth pulled out, what are the risks?

My dentist said I should get my wisdom teeth pulled out, what are the risks?

Some risks: As with any surgical procedure, extraction of the wisdom teeth carries some risks and complications. The most common risks are dry socket, bleeding, infection and nerve injury. listen to your surgeon and follow all directions carefully to prevent complications. ...Read more

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Is it better to get general anesthesia when i get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Is it better to get general anesthesia when i get my wisdom teeth pulled?

Varies: The use of general anesthesia will depend on your surgeon. Many times conscious sedation will cross over into general anesthesia for brief periods due to varied reactions from each patient. However, most oral surgeons can accomplish successful removal without needing full general anesthesia. Make sure to ask your surgeon about what he will use on you and how it will affect you. ...Read more

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Dr. Chad Levitt
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Wisdom Teeth (Definition)

Wisdom teeth are the last molars to "come in" to a person's mouth. They usually emerge when someone is 17 to 21 years old. Many wisdom teeth become impacted for lack of room in the mouth, and ...Read more


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Tooth Extraction (Definition)

Tooth extraction means removing an entire tooth or teeth from the jawbone. ...Read more