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Signs That Mean It Might Be Time to Remove Your Wisdom Teeth

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Most of us get our wisdom teeth when we are in our late teens and early twenties. For some, this last set of molars grow in and do not cause any problems. For others, the process is painful and irritating, and whether the molars fully erupt or not, they can cause problems for the teeth already in your mouth.

Wisdom teeth removal is a standard procedure in Van Nuys, CA, and you don’t have to worry about having a painful experience at the Dental Care Center. Regardless of whether your wisdom teeth are above or below the gum surface, we provide several types of sedation options to ensure your comfort.

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3 Ways to Prepare for Oral Surgery

Oral Surgery Van Nuys CA

At The Dental Care Center, we routinely complete common oral surgery treatment in our Van Nuys dental office, such as placing dental implant and extracting teeth, including symptomatic wisdom teeth. Just because we commonly perform these procedures doesn’t mean we get complacent, however!

We like to ensure that each patient has the best experience possible and that you heal properly.

Here Are Three Ways You Can Prepare for Oral Surgery

Step one: Make sure your gums are healthy. An active infection in your gums can quickly spread to healthy tissue. This is especially important when having treatment such as dental implants so that you have the best chance of success with your investment ...

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Post-Oral Surgery Care

Post-Oral Surgery Care | The Dental Care Center

If you find yourself facing oral surgery, you might be concerned about taking care of the site post-surgery. Whether you had oral surgery for placement of dental implants or for tooth extraction, such as wisdom teeth, there are a number of tips you can follow to ensure your post-oral surgery care promotes healing.

If you are facing oral surgery in Van Nuys, you should take the following steps toward a good recover.

What to Do After Oral Surgery

You might experience some tenderness after surgery, but in most cases, over-the-counter pain relievers will be enough to address any discomfort. If your doctor has suggested pain killers, take them as prescribed to stay ahead ...

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Types of Oral Surgery

Oral Surgery in Van Nuys CA

Many people have anxiety surrounding the dentist, and if you are facing oral surgery, you might be very nervous about it. At The Dental Care Center, we realize that the prospect of having oral surgery can be scary for people. Because of this, we want to make sure you understand the different types or oral surgery and what might be involved with the procedure. Patients who are educated and know what to expect tend to be less anxious about their upcoming procedure. There is no need to fear oral surgery in Van Nuys!

What Types of Oral Surgery Might Be Necessary

There are situations where oral surgery is the best option, and ...

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How to Prepare for Your wisdom Tooth Extraction

Wisdom Teeth Extraction Van Nuys CA

For most people, wisdom teeth not only do not provide any wisdom, but they often put the other teeth in a person’s mouth at risk. Sometimes they don’t follow grow in, so complications might arise. In addition, some people simply don’t have room for them in their jaw, so there is a risk that existing teeth will become misaligned.

If you are talking to your dentist about having your wisdom teeth extracted, chances are good you are in your late teens or twenties. That is the time when most people have their wisdom teeth taken out. If you are talking to your own dentist about it, you might wonder ...

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