Wisdom Tooth Removal



Wisdom tooth need to be extracted because they are severely decayed, or have advanced Periodontal disease or have been broken in a way that cannot be repaired. Some teeth may need to be removed because they are poorly positioned in the mouth such as impacted teeth or for orthodontic treatment.
Wisdom tooth also known as third molars & are the last teeth to erupt. They usually erupt in the early twenties or late adulthood. Problem with third molars occurs if they don’t erupt properly due to  lack of space they need during the course of eruption.

Symptoms that indicate removal of wisdom tooth

  • Pain behind molars/below ears which may increase with time
  • Radiating pain towards jaw line or ears
  • Repeated swelling in molar region & sometimes bleeding in adjacent gums & difficulty in chewing
  • Headache & reffered pain towards jaw
  • Jaw pains and stiffness


  • Cold fermentation over the face every 15-20 mins
  • Eat soft and non-spicy food
  • Avoid spitting post extraction for at least 24-48 hours post tooth extraction
  • Gargle with lukewarm water along with salt and recommended mouthwash for 48 hours after tooth removal to maintain oral hygiene.
  • Stops jaw pain or trismus
  • Reduces the risk of damage to nearby teeth
  • Helps reduce the risk of oral diseases
  • Lessens pain & discomfort in the oral cavity
  • Prevent cysts, tumors & jaw damage
  • There is no need to replace the tooth after wisdon tooth removal