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Swelling After Wisdom Teeth Removal

teeth, health, smile, dentist, dentalhealth , oralhealthWisdom teeth need to be removed if they are impacted. It’ll take a few days for you to heal after wisdom teeth removal. Here’s how to reduce swelling post-procedure.

Main takeaways:

– Keep your head raised during sleep to ensure proper blood flow.

– Apply hot or cold compresses for 20 minutes then leave it off for 20 minutes.

– Use saltwater rinse to kill bacteria and remove food residue.

– Gently chew on chamomile bags for 15 minutes to calm your gum tissue.

Follow all instructions from the dentist to avoid infections.

Read more here:

https://yourdentalhealthresource.com/how-to-decrease-swelling-after-wisdom-tooth-removal/

 

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Dr. Kate Robinson BDS PGCERT ORTH PGDIP SEDATION

Graduated from Guys Hospital, London in 1988, co-established the practice with Simon in 1992. Kate has a special interest in orthodontics and smile design and also provides a sedation service if needed to support our practitioners when treating extremely anxious patients.