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What does the procedure for wisdom teeth removal entail?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
2 doctors agree
In brief: Ask oral surgeon
Depends on the tooth.
Sometimes simple extraction. Sometimes raising a flap to remove bone. Sometimes local anesthesia, sometimes general anesthesia. Get a consultation from the wisdom tooth expert - oral & maxillofacial surgeon for exam/recommendations.

In brief: Ask oral surgeon
Depends on the tooth.
Sometimes simple extraction. Sometimes raising a flap to remove bone. Sometimes local anesthesia, sometimes general anesthesia. Get a consultation from the wisdom tooth expert - oral & maxillofacial surgeon for exam/recommendations.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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Dr. Robert Brodsky
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Extraction
Like any extraction, mopre or less surgical intervention is required depending on the specific situation.

In brief: Extraction
Like any extraction, mopre or less surgical intervention is required depending on the specific situation.
Dr. Robert Brodsky
Dr. Robert Brodsky
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Dr. Daniel Quon
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
The removal of wisdom teeth may depend on the position and development of the teeth, your age, health status, level of anxiety and type of anesthesia utilized, as well as the skill level and technique of the dentist or surgeon performing the surgery.

In brief: Depends
The removal of wisdom teeth may depend on the position and development of the teeth, your age, health status, level of anxiety and type of anesthesia utilized, as well as the skill level and technique of the dentist or surgeon performing the surgery.
Dr. Daniel Quon
Dr. Daniel Quon
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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Ask oral surgeon
Generally sedation, and surgical removal.
Can be done individually, one side, or all at once. Each can have its own advantages and disadvantages. Talk to your oral surgeon about it.

In brief: Ask oral surgeon
Generally sedation, and surgical removal.
Can be done individually, one side, or all at once. Each can have its own advantages and disadvantages. Talk to your oral surgeon about it.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
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