Teeth Removal / Wisdom Teeth Removal
Through the years, we encounter both children and adults who are sore afraid of visiting the dentist. Most of them carry these fears into their adulthood until that day they have to face their fears only to realize its nothing to be scared of.
One most common procedure is teeth removal Adelaide due to various reasons like decay, impacted wisdom teeth, gum disease, crowded teeth or a broken tooth that cannot be repaired.
Before any teeth removal Adelaide, your dental medical history will be taken to rule out any allergies or serious medical conditions. The dentist will then discuss the procedure and this is when you can ask questions before signing the consent.
Adelaide Wisdom Teeth Removal
Local anaesthesia will then be administered before wisdom teeth removal Adelaide to numb the area so you do not feel any pain during the procedure. Some hospitals use general anaesthesia, meaning you will be asleep during the teeth removal process Adelaide. While on local anaesthesia, you will be awake and the dentist will widen your mouth to access the teeth to be removed.
He will slowly move your tooth back and forth in order to loosen it. There might be some noise if he decides to use some equipment especially during Adelaide wisdom teeth removal.
In no time your tooth will be out and some few stitches to close the socket might be done depending on the situation. You will then be asked to bite on a small padding to control the bleeding.
If you happen to have had general anaesthesia, rest at the dental clinic will be advised till the anaesthesia wears out.
Right before you leave, your dentist will advise you on how to take care of your teeth and regarding any take home medications.
This simple procedure does not last long and so is the recovery process.