Same Day Dental Care Yuba City | Wisdom Tooth Extraction Wisdom tooth extraction is one of the common dental problems amongst people in United States. There are several reasons a person needed to be undergoing tooth extraction in adulthood like excessive tooth decay, tooth infection or any other oral health problem which leads to degradation of teeth and requires to be removed. Wisdom tooth extraction is done by the dentist in a fast outpatient procedure. A simple extraction is that in which a visible tooth is removed and teeth that are broken or below the surface requires a more complex procedure.
Wisdom Tooth Extraction Procedure After booking a wisdom teeth extraction appointment, the dentist will first take an X-ray of the tooth. It is also important to mention the dentist about which medication you have been taking for a while regarding the problem. Also, don’t forget to tell about any condition you are suffering like diabetes, liver disease, thyroid disease, hypertension or any heart problem. It is very necessary for the dentist to make sure your condition is stable before he/she starts the wisdom tooth extraction treatment. Your wisdom tooth extraction procedure will be either simple or surgical depending on the visibility of the tooth: •Simple procedure You will receive a local anesthetic by the dentist, which will numb the area around your tooth so that you do not feel any pain during the treatment. The dentist then will use an instrument known as an elevator to loosen the tooth and finally removes it. •Surgical tooth extraction You will receive both local anesthesia and intravenous anesthesia. The latter is meant to make you calm and prevent any form of pain during the process. You may also receive general anesthesia, if required depending on your medical conditions. General anesthesia keeps your unconscious during the entire surgical treatment. The dentist will then cut into your gum with a small incision. The procedure may need to remove bone around your before it can be extracted perfectly. Risks associated with Wisdom Tooth Extraction •Bleeding which lasts over 12 hours •Fever and chills
•Vomiting •Cough •Chest pain •Swelling at the site of surgery Steps for Smooth recovery from Wisdom Tooth Extraction On an average, a person recovers fully from wisdom tooth extraction in a few days. Following are some of the things to fasten the recovery: •Apply ice-pack daily for 10 minutes •Take medications thoroughly if prescribed •Don’t use straw for the first 24 hours •Rest is very important during the 24 hours immediately after the treatment •Don’t smoke •Don’t rinse your mouth at least for 24 hours after the procedure •Brush and floss your teeth but do not engage the surgical site for some days •It is important to eat soft foods like yogurt and pudding. Tooth by Sunny Badyal We opened Tooth with the purpose to establish a Trusting Dental Office that stands with the community and is truly a Practice for the residents of the Greater Sacramento area. Our mission is to treat all patients with the same care, respect as we do our families, show honesty in what dental work needs be done, along with transparency in costs. For wisdom teeth extraction appointment, visit us and get cost effective as well as world class Same Day Dental Care Yuba City. We make sure we evolve ourselves over the period of time and learn new techniques so that we can provide comfortable dental care treatment.