Wisdom teeth extraction - What to eat?

Answer So while you're recovering from wisdom teeth extraction you're trying to let the area where you're teeth used to be clot (to stop bleeding) and heal without getting food caught in the tissue. So t... Read More »

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Is it normal for your teeth to hurt after wisdom teeth extraction?

What is the recovery time for wisdom teeth extraction?

On One Hand: Postoperative TimeAfter wisdom teeth extraction, patients should expect a 48- to 72-hour recovery time, says Cincinnati Oral Surgery. Bleeding stops around 10 hours post-op. Most oral ... Read More »

What are the chances of getting a dry socket after wisdom teeth extraction if you smoke?

Smokers have a raised chance of dry socket. Dry socket is an extremely painful condition, one to avoid. In simple terms, smoking makes the socket less able to heal, and vulnerable to infection. Avo... Read More »

How painful is wisdom teeth extraction?

Honestly, it depends on how you respond to pain. I only had local, but they had to re-numb as the anesthetic wore off part way through due to my metabolism. I didn't have pain during the extracti... Read More »