Wisdom teeth removal in New Providence, NJ
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What exactly are wisdom teeth?
Wisdom teeth, also called third molars, are the last teeth to erupt in our mouth - typically between ages 17 to 25. We've four in total - two on both top and bottom. They're a leftover from our ancestors who needed extra chewing power for their diet. Although, for most modern diets, they're not needed. If you're lucky, they grow without any issue. However, often they're misaligned or impacted due to lack of space.
Do I need to have my wisdom teeth removed?
When wisdom teeth come in, typically you might feel discomfort in your jaw, even some swelling. There's no entire answer for should or shouldn't they be removed - every case differs. If they aren't causing trouble, we usually prefer to keep them. However, if you're in pain or they've impacted other teeth, we trust the experienced wisdom teeth oral surgeons in New Providence for removal.
How do you take out wisdom teeth?
In removing wisdom teeth, we carefully cut into the tissue to expose the tooth and bone. As we extract the tooth, it may require dismantling to minimize contact with surrounding bone. Rest assured, the bone generally remains unaffected. It's a meticulous process, but we ensure your comfort throughout. Wisdom teeth extraction? You're in good hands.
Wisdom tooth aftercare
After getting your wisdom teeth out, it's crucial to let your body recover naturally. We recommend starting by placing gauze over the surgical area to absorb any blood. You should aim for ample rest and minimize physical activity to prevent unwanted bleeding. If there's swelling, apply an ice pack on your cheek. Regardless of feeling better, take the prescribed antibiotics to prevent infections. You'll experience some discomfort; however, over-the-counter pain medication should control it. Remember, surgery recovery isn’t immediate, so give it time.
Best foods to eat after wisdom tooth removal
After wisdom teeth removal, you'll want to stick with soft, easy to chew foods. We recommend meals like turkey salad or chicken stew. They offer nutrition without the hassle of chewing. However, avoid extreme temperatures. Food and drinks that are too hot or too cold could aggravate sensitive nerves in your mouth post-surgery. So, remember, soft and mild is the way to go.
Typical cost of wisdom tooth extraction in New Providence
In New Providence, the cost of wisdom teeth removal can vary based on factors like complexity and the individual's oral health. We understand that it's not always an affordable procedure for everyone. Fortunately, there are several financial assistance options you can explore if you're struggling with the cost. Insurance plans, payment plans through your oral surgeon, or nonprofit organizations are typically available to help lighten the financial burden. It's crucial to maintain your oral health, even when it comes to wisdom teeth removal.
Emergency wisdom tooth extraction in New Providence
When it comes to wisdom tooth pain, we often see patients wondering if it warrants immediate attention. The answer is, it's usually not an emergency; however, you shouldn't put off scheduling an appointment if the pain persists or worsens. Make sure you reach out to an oral surgeon for wisdom teeth removal in New Providence the minute you're confronted with considerable discomfort or swelling. Moreover, regular check-ups can help predict potential issues with your wisdom teeth, so they're taken care of before they become a major headache.
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