Generally, a problem in wisdom teeth occurs for most of us especially emerge in adolescent age. Some people get these issues in later stages. Wisdom teeth create problems when the jaw is already occupied by other teeth so they can protrude sideways into the adjacent tooth. It leads to impaction and ends in surgery to get rid of infection, inflammation or pain.

Causes

The only solution to wisdom tooth removal is done by surgical extraction. One portion of the teeth may extend beyond the gum line whereas other part stays under by forming a flap around it. Mostly, food substances gets trap in the flap and lead to bacterial infection causing damage to nearby teeth. Pain may also occur during biting or chewing, so the only permanent solution is to undergo surgery by removing them.

Procedures 

After consulting with the dentist, prepare yourself to undergo treatment. An oral doctor has to prepare for necessary steps like examining the position of roots, teeth through x-rays. So that it will make a simple extraction without any complications during surgery. After this process, your experts would inject to deaden in that area where they will be working.

The normal process involves applying a numbing agent and then injected with a local anesthetic. In the case of more nervousness, there might be some inhale of nitrous oxide to keep calm.  Removing of wisdom teeth require more care to extract resembling a type of pliers. This extraction is there to grip that tooth so that the professional dentist can pull or break it out from the mouth. While pulling it out there would be great pressure along with the turning and twisting of a tooth to break those roots completely. Stitches occur when there is heavy complication were it get dissolved over time or within a few days.

Healing process

The concern is usually focused on the recovery period because of its complication and responsibility of patients to prevent infections. Professionals will instruct on how to manage after removing for reducing the risk of complications. To stop bleeding from the wound, a cotton gauze pad is been placed over it.  

There will be an occurrence of blood because of food or other objects make contact on the affected area, rinsing with water and spiting too much will open sockets of the operated portion over a swelling face so to prevent this there must not be any intake of hot, hard beverages for a day.  Non-toxic methods to hold a cold pack would gain effective numbing results. Bruising takes longer to heal though the ice pack will remain as trusty first aid. Drinking lots of cold water would help to wash away food particles if it stuck in the affected area. It also plays an important role in preventing infection also promotes to heal effectively. 

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