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How long is wisdom teeth extraction recovery?

How long is wisdom teeth extraction recovery?

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 more

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Dr. Randy Baker
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Lyme Disease (Definition)

Lyme is caused by borrelia burgdorferi. Acute symptoms can include bullseye rash, headaches, joint pain, fever, and flu like sx. Chronic symptoms can include fibromyalgia symptoms, nerve pain in extremities, mood swings, brain fog, heart problems. Lab diagnosis is not very reliable, and sometimes clinical ...Read more


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What is safe to eat after wisdom teeth extraction?

What is safe to eat after wisdom teeth extraction?

Eat: Yes just be careful, nothing to crunchy or hard. Nothing warmer than room temperature if they were extracted today or yesterday. ...Read more

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How much pain can you experience from a wisdom teeth extraction?

How much pain can you experience from a wisdom teeth extraction?

Not much: Normally, wisdom extraction will give you a lot of discomfort the first day and second day and starting 3rd day, you will feel much better. However, it really is case by case. If you have infection before extraction, you might feel more discomfort. ...Read more

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What are foods i can eat after having a wisdom teeth extraction?

What are foods i can eat after having a wisdom teeth extraction?

Depends on you: What you eat following the removal of wisdom teeth depends on your appetite and what your surgeon advises you. You may want to start with a soft diet and slowly advance it as tolerated. One important point is that before taking any pain medication after surgery, you should eat and/or drink something before taking the pain med. ...Read more

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I'm interested to know what happens after wisdom teeth extraction?

Talk to,your dentist: Your dentist or oral surgeon will give you instructions after he extraction. This will vary a bit depending on the procedure used, if it was surgical and you have stitches you will have more pain and a longer healing. You will need to eat soft foods for a few days. ...Read more

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What would be a good way to calm down before my wisdom teeth extraction?

Preparation: Think about and do things that you enjoy to occupy your time and don't focus on the extraction. Spend time with family and friends and buy yourself something as a reward. Think about how much better off you will be after it's all over and that you are doing the right thing. Be proud of yourself that despite your fears, you have the conviction and fortitude to have it done. ...Read more

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For what reasons might wisdom teeth extraction hurt the most on the third day?

For what reasons might wisdom teeth extraction hurt the most on the third day?

Dry Socket: is the most common complication following wisdom teeth extractions. Typically, symptoms for a dry socket develop 3-4 days after a wisdom tooth extraction. If concerned, see your surgeon for examination and dry socket treatment. ...Read more

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How will i be sedated during wisdom teeth extraction?

How will i be sedated during wisdom teeth extraction?

Depends: The type of sedation depends on what options are offered and what you feel comfortable with. Depending on who performs your surgery, sedation techniques may include oral sedation taken before surgery alone or in combination with nitrous oxide and oxygen, intravenous conscious sedation or general anesthesia. ...Read more

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How to reduce swelling after wisdom teeth extraction?

How to reduce swelling after wisdom teeth extraction?

NSAID's and ice: Just like any other injury (ie sprained ankle) ice is the best method of inflammation reduction. After 3 days, heat is a good method of relief for your symptoms. Non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs such as Ibuprofen (motrin, advil) and Naproxen (aleve) are the most prominent in the class. These act as, not only pain relievers, but for anti inflammation (swelling), as well. Use as recommended. ...Read more

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Help calm my anxiety about my wisdom teeth extraction?

Help calm my anxiety about my wisdom teeth extraction?

Common: Wisdom teeth are extracted every day. There are very few problems. If you are really uptight perhaps you should. Get i'v sedation. Talk to your dentist about your fear. ...Read more

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Dr. Al Hegab
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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


Dr. Bernard Seif
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Tooth Extraction (Definition)

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