Foods to eat after wisdom teeth removal

Best Foods to Eat Post Oral Surgery

Happy national chocolate milk shake day! In honor of this holiday, we are sharing the best foods and drinks to consume post oral surgery (of course that includes chocolate milk shakes). ...
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Wisdom Teeth Dry Socket

Answering Dry Socket FAQs

After getting your wisdom teeth removed by a dentist or oral surgeon, there is a small chance that you can develop dry sockets. To help educate you about dry sockets, we are answering patients’ frequently asked questions. Q: What is a dry socket? A: Also known as Alveolar Osteitis, dry...
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Wisdom Teeth: Facts vs. Fiction 

You’ve probably obtained information about wisdom teeth from your friends, family, dentists, or the latest post-wisdom-teeth-removal YouTube sensation. Among all of the information that has been circulated regarding wisdom teeth, it’s probably safe to say you’ve been told a few fibs or two. Let us help you clear the air...
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Post Oral Surgery Pain Relief

In most cases, oral surgery produces a minimum level of discomfort; however, there are a handful of instances when an oral surgical procedure may involve a small period of pain. To help ease your discomfort and accelerate your recovery time, read below for a few helpful suggestions. Before Surgery To minimize any...
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Signs to Get Your Wisdom Teeth Extracted

Five Signs it is Time to Say Goodbye to Your Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth extraction has become a common procedure in modern dentistry. In the past, we have touched on when you should get your wisdom teeth removed, but we have decided to break down the reasons for removal with a bit more detail. On average, 10 million wisdom teeth are...
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Wisdom Teeth Dry Socket

Wisdom Teeth And Dry Socket

Dry socket, or alveolar osteitis, happens in only 2-5% of people after a tooth extraction but is more common with wisdom teeth extraction. Dry socket can be uncomfortable or even painful if untreated. image courtesy of...
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Elderly Wisdom Teeth Extraction Raleigh, NC

Wisdom Teeth Extraction in Elderly Patients

Most people believe that as they age that wisdom teeth extractions will be more difficult, more painful, and involve more complications. As long as the individual is in good health and the procedure is performed...
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