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4 Tips To Get Ready For Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth removal is one of the most common types of oral surgery. In fact, the outpatient procedure is so common that it is performed on 5 million Americans each year. However, just because it’s common doesn’t mean that everyone is comfortable with it or knows what to do when wisdom teeth removal is necessary. Here’s a quick guide to preparing for this type of oral surgery when it is needed.

  1. Ask plenty of questions: Make sure you ask your oral surgeon and dentist plenty of questions leading up to your surgery date. Knowing how many wisdom teeth will be extracted, roughly how long the procedure will take, and what side effects you might experience can help you be prepared. Be sure to ask for all the facts before you arrive for your appointment time.
  2. Plan for transportation: While the ...
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