What is meant by tooth extraction? If the teeth get damaged or decayed then the teeth should be extracted by the doctor. The most complicated thing is extracting wisdom tooth and it will take two weeks to get cured. Usually, wisdom tooth is very big and for some people there won’t be enough space for placing wisdom tooth so that it can break gums in such case it is called as impacted wisdom tooth. Wisdom tooth extraction healing stages should be followed properly to have a quick relief.
When you have to extract wisdom tooth?
You should not remove the wisdom tooth for basic problem, notice carefully of the following symptoms occurs then you need to remove it,
- If there is unbearable pain, swellings near decayed tooth or it makes any discomfort.
- If there is no space for wisdom teeth or it may cause any harms or damage to the nearby teeth. In such case there is no treatment for it you have to remove it completely.
If it is damaged it is possible to clean that particular teeth. Suppose if the teeth gets decayed or erupted then it is very difficult for cleaning. These wisdom tooth may grows only in four directions they are,
- Misioangular impaction
- Horizontal impaction
- Vertical impaction
- Distoangular impaction.
How can you get fast healing after surgery?
There are some of tooth extraction healing stages, to have better feel on the area of extraction. In that healing process blood clot is the most important thing because too much bleeding can be avoided. There will be wound after extraction it prevent from infection. Brushing for 24 hours, avoid hard foods for chewing, don’t rinse the mouth and avoid smoking or drinking for 24 hours. Instead rinse it with antiseptic mouth wash to avoid from getting infection. After surgery place the ice pack in the area of swelling to have instant relief.
The person will be anaesthetic for 24 hours better avoid driving or going alone for 2 or more days. You can do some remedies like rinse with warm water and salt water to avoid swelling. Raise the head while sleeping to have more comfort. For few days after surgery eat some liquid foods or some soft foods. Sticky foods or crunchy foods will get stuck into the teeth and may cause heavy bleeding on the teeth.
How long it will take for complete cure when you extract wisdom teeth?
Wisdom tooth healing will be late process but the patient should get improvement gradually day by day. Here are some of the healing stages after surgery they are;
- Blood clots will be formed within 24 hours.
- After 2 to 3 days swelling should get reduced on the cheeks.
- Stitches will be removed after one week.
- After a week the stiffness and soreness on the jaw should be cleared.
Recovery time may vary from one person
to another person. But notice all the healing steps and process if there is no
development then consult the doctor immediately.