At Oueis Dentistry wisdom tooth extraction is a commonly performed oral surgery procedure generally recommended for patients between the ages of 17 and 25. We frequently perform emergency wisdom tooth removal for patients in need of immediate pain relief.
Wisdom tooth pain can be caused by a wisdom tooth growing in crooked, misaligned, or sideways. Other patients may have impacted wisdom teeth which are prevented from erupting. Wisdom tooth pain may include the following symptoms:
- Jaw stiffness
- Crowding due to shifting teeth
- Tooth decay
- Gum disease
- Swollen gums
- Bad breath
- Trouble swallowing or chewing
- Trouble opening the mouth
In order to determine whether or not wisdom tooth removal is a proper solution for you, a consultation will be needed to identify any oral health concerns that may affect your treatment.
For apprehensive patients, Oueis Dentistry offers sedation dentistry to help ensure your wisdom tooth removal experience is comfortable and stress free.
After wisdom tooth removal, you will be prescribed pain medication as well as antibiotics to ensure your fast recovery. A wisdom tooth aftercare kit will be provided along with your wisdom tooth removal aftercare instructions. Dr. Oueis with also clearly explain in detail all preoperative and postoperative instructions.
Wisdom tooth removal recovery on is about 2 to 3 days, although complications can arise from drinking through a straw or smoking directly following your wisdom tooth extraction.
Wisdom tooth removal cost will be discussed with you during your wisdom tooth extraction consult with Dr. Oueis at Oueis Dentistry. There are a variety of factors that will determine your wisdom tooth removal price such as the complexity of each case, and whether additional procedures will be needed to ensure your successful wisdom tooth extraction.