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How to prevent wisdom tooth socket abscess?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
2 doctors agree

In brief: Oral surgeon

Make sure you are evaluated and treated by a board certified oral surgeon.
Few complication. He/she will give you a complete list of postop instructions.

In brief: Oral surgeon

Make sure you are evaluated and treated by a board certified oral surgeon.
Few complication. He/she will give you a complete list of postop instructions.
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Dr. Stephen Gordon
Dentistry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Avoid.

To prevent infection of the extraction site ;avoid dry socket consider this: don't smoke or drink from s straw.
Avoid spitting and do not vigorously rinse. Avoid foods with small particles that can get trapped (poppy seeds, seasame seeds. Raspberries, etc). Keep the area clean.

In brief: Avoid.

To prevent infection of the extraction site ;avoid dry socket consider this: don't smoke or drink from s straw.
Avoid spitting and do not vigorously rinse. Avoid foods with small particles that can get trapped (poppy seeds, seasame seeds. Raspberries, etc). Keep the area clean.
Thank
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