Steps Involved In The Removal Of Wisdom Tooth

The wisdom tooth, the third molar that grows in late teenage or early adulthood, is the last part of the dental structure to erupt to allow the consumption of hard roots, nuts, and meat. But as no human consumes it, the necessity of wisdom teeth has been eliminated. With the growth of wisdom teeth, what comes is consistent pain in the jaw, trapping food particles or debris, infection in gums, damage to the nearby tooth structure, and much more, which makes the procedure of Wisdom Tooth Removal Brampton necessary.

Following is the process of removal:

1.Before anything comes, the consultation session with the testing regarding planning the surgery and finding out the exact growth of the wisdom tooth. During this session, the dentist will take an x-ray of the jaw and guide you through the complete procedure, along with discussing the anesthesia process. This session is mainly about the preparation and plan of the surgery, as the procedure of Wisdom Tooth Removal Brampton is not as straightforward as removing the normal tooth.

2.Once the date of the surgery arrives, and dentist begins with the anesthesia as chosen by you.

3.The next step is getting the gum tissue open to reach the bone and roots of the wisdom tooth.

4.Then, in case of bone blocks access to the wisdom tooth's roots, that part is removed from the jaw structure.

5.Where getting the whole roots out seems more time involving, painful or complicated, it is divided into pieces and removed from the jaw.

6.Once the wisdom tooth is removed from the jaw with roots, the spot is thoroughly cleansed to prevent any infection or septic chances and keep the food particles away from it.

7.Then, finally, the dentist stitches the opened tissues and ensures that it is covered completely.

8.The last step of the extraction surgery is placing the gauze over the spot to stop the bleeding and help form a blood clot to promote healing.

Aftercare instructions to follow are:

Replace the gauze per guidance, and don’t spit much in case of bleeding, as it might affect the formation of the blood clot.

*Follow the medicinal routine properly to manage the pain during the initial days.

*Rest enough as per the guidance of the professional.

*Consume higher amounts of water and take liquid food with a straw but avoid caffeine, alcohol, or carbonated drinks.

In concluding note:

Surgery of removing a wisdom tooth needs to be performed carefully as it involves opening jaw tissues up to the bone. Infections there might give you more pain and add further treatments. Hence, Four Corner oral surgery experts are preferred for their experience and expertise.