Are the chances of getting dry socket increased with age? I'm getting 4 wisdom teeth surgically removed and I'm 32 years old & petrified of this.

DS is preventable. condition if you follow some simple instructions by your surgeon before and after wisdom teeth surgery.
Dry Socket. Dry socket occurs when the blood clot dislodges and exposes the bony socket. This can occur at any age if directions are not followed. Discuss your concerns with your surgeon.