wisdom teeth pain
Wisdom teeth grow at the behind the gums and are the last teeth grow. Usually there are 4 wisdom teeth. Teeth grow through gums from late teenage to the twenty one or twenty two. There may be not enough room for the proper growth of wisdom teeth due to a lack of space.
wisdom teeth that have become impacted
Dental problems can be caused by teeth having not fully broken through to the gum surface. Food can get trapped inbetween the wisdom teeth so that plaque builds up causing infection, leading to gum disease and decay.
The best pain relief treatment advice
This can be used to save you from having teeth removed or used to relieve pain and speed up the healing process after wisdom teeth extraction or removal.
Do my wisdom teeth need to be removed?
See your dentist if you experience severe pain from your wisdom teeth. Your can then check your teeth and give advise as to whether they should to be removed. If there is tooth impaction but no disease, your teeth do not need to be removed. The removal of healthy wisdom teeth has not shown to provide any proven benefit in this case.
Removal of a wisdom tooth
First of all an x ray is taken to check if any teeth need to be removed. If teeth are removed then there is inevitable discomfort and swelling after the procedure. You can cope with the pain and stress of this by using breathing meditation and scenar treatment with your home use scenar as wehave seen above.Pain can last for up to 2 weeks, and there can be bruising, neck pain and stiffness in your jaw which gradually disappears