The necessity for removal of a wisdom tooth is considered individually, assessing the particular situation, including:
When planning a removal of a wisdom tooth, patients should be aware of some limitations in regard to social life a few days after the dental extraction:
In cases of extraction of third molars, complications occur in 7-20% of cases. In young patients, extraction wounds heal better.
Dental extraction is a procedure of teeth extraction when restoration of the teeth is no longer possible due to defects, damages or pathology. A tooth gets seldom extracted in framework of orthodontic treatment or prosthetic plan.
The next 24 hours after dental extraction:
The following day: