Doctors for Wisdom Teeth in Yattingudda, Hubli-Dharwad
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Wisdom Teeth are the third and last molars on each side of the upper and lower jaws. They are the last teeth to erupt. Wisdom Teeth appear when the person is in his/her late teens or early twenties. Problems with Wisdom Teeth exhibit symptoms like:
• Gum disease
• Damage to adjacent teeth
• Tooth decay
HOW IS WISDOM TEETH DIAGNOSED?
A tooth extraction is a relatively routine procedure. The dentist or a dental specialist, called an oral maxillofacial surgeon, will recommend either local anesthesia, if the teeth are erupted, or IV sedation or general anesthesia, if the teeth are impacted. The oral surgeon will recommend the best anesthetic option to the person who is having their wisdom teeth extracted.
HOW IS WISDOM TEETH TREATED?
The treatment procedure depends on the problems caused by these Wisdom Teeth. In some cases, complete removal of the teeth is suggested and medicines are given for pain relief and fever. In other cases, the patient may let the teeth be if it is not causing any problems.
DID YOU KNOW?
However, doctors prefer removal of teeth to ensure they don't cause trouble later on, especially with risk of teeth falling off.