How to reduce swelling after Wisdom surgery?

Answer Apply ice on cheek (15 mins on and 15 mins off) and eat ice cream. Lots of ice cream.When you don't apply ice, rinse after each meal. Herbal tea or salty water.The pain and swelling should be getti... Read More »

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Wisdom teeth swelling, on 3rd day.?

Hi Chelsey! I've been in dentistry for over 20 years. It is not uncommon with impacted teeth to have swelling up to the 3rd day. But you must be doimg very salty warm water rinses to keep this u... Read More »

What is the surgery like for removal of extra impacted wisdom teeth behind wisdom teeth that are already present?

It is very unusual to have two sets of wisdom teeth - are you sure? Removal is only required if problems occur and the teeth do not erupt normally. After surgery, there is commonly pain, swelling, ... Read More »

Red swelling around 1'st molar after wisdom tooth removal?

First of kid ur 17 yrs... Who asked u to remove all 4 dude.. did all it wisdom teeth grew huh... K I too had my wisdom teeth removed... Swelling and pain for a week or so is common... But mucous ar... Read More »

Did anyone else get bruised around the jaw after getting their wisdom teeth out and if so what did you do for the pain and swelling?

Everyone gets a bruised jaw from wisdom teeth removal. Ibuprofen is the best thing to take. Redduces pain swelling and inflammation. If you cannot take ibuprofen take acetominophen (paracetamol in ... Read More »