Wisdom Tooth Removal

We deal with all your surgical needs ,be it extractions of teeth , removal of impacted wisdom teeth, removal of cyst ,tumours ,fracture of jaws.

Wisdom teeth are the large teeth that emerge at the very back of your mouth, usually at an age of 17 and will completely erupt in early to late 20’s. Some people develop their wisdom teeth, some never do. A lot of the time wisdom teeth erupt with little trouble due to lack of enough space for them to grow, so they become wedged in or ‘impacted.’

Usually, the problems starts when the wisdom tooth becomes impacted, the Infection and inflammation start developing in and around the tooth. This results in swollen red gums, pain, jaw stiffness, and a general feeling of being unwell. Impacted wisdom tooth results in food lodgment, so teeth near the damage to the surrounding bone. The dentist will prescribe antibiotics, but in most cases tooth removal is the only permanent solution.

Home Care after removal of tooth :


Medication:

Take your medications prescribed by your dentist to relieve post-surgical pain and swelling.

Food:

Eating soft and cold foods is recommended for few days after any surgical procedure.

Cleaning:

We recommend brushing and a warm salt water rinse 24 hours after the procedure to keep the area clean. Also, avoid tobacco intake& smoking.

Swelling:

To reduce post -operative swelling, ice pack application may help to reduce swelling

As always, we’re here to answer any questions you may have along the way. Call us today!