Just what is it like having wisdom teeth removed?

Answer Just tell your oral surgeon that you would like to be put under general anestheia, this way you won't know a thing. I had all 4 removed at the same time when I was 22 and I only wish I'd had it do... Read More »

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What is it like having your wisdom teeth removed?

I've had 3 removed & glad i did, i had no end of problems from them. My dentist gave me an injection the first time & the one he took out came out in a second & without any further problems. The ne... Read More »

What is the difference between a root canal and having wisdom teeth removed?

A root canal would almost never be done on a Wisdom Tooth. But it is when they open the top of the tooth and remove all of the nerves in the roots. They leave the roots and fill them with a special... Read More »

Why is my face itchy after having my wisdom teeth removed?

This is very common and should subside within a few days or up to a week. It can be aftermath from the medication they used to put you under, but more likely it is from having your mouth widely ope... Read More »

When can I smoke after having wisdom teeth removed?

It is a good time to quit. But if you're not going to, wait until your post-op appointment and ask your dentist. When you are allowed to use a straw again is probably the time smoking would not be ... Read More »