Wisdom teeth are final and third set of molars. These teeth blow up from the gums at the time of teen age and early twenties. These teeth are very useful when they are aligned properly. But in most of the cases wisdom teeth are not aligned properly and it needs to be removed from the dental system to recover from the pain and discomfort caused by it. Some of the factors that make the dental doctors to take a decision of removing this type of teeth are misalign, pain caused and affecting the surrounding teeth. If people know about what are wisdom teeth, they can easily understand the condition of the tooth and the problems caused by it. They can approach the experienced and skilled dentists to undergo the wisdom tooth extraction surgery. After removing the wisdom tooth from their dental system, the speed of their recovery from the extraction differs as per the degree of difficulty faced by the dentists in removing the tooth. An example for it is, if the fully erupted tooth is extracted, recovery takes less time whereas if the tooth that is impacted into jawbone is removed, the recovery time will be more.
During the time duration of 24 hours after the surgery has been done, following conditions will be faced by the patient who have undergone the dental surgery. Bleeding is one of the conditions that occur after the tooth extraction for several hours. In order to control the bleeding, place the piece of gauze over the tooth socket that is empty. Then bite the piece of gauze for about 45 minutes to give pressure for stopping the bleeding. Even people can use the moistened tea bag as an alternative for stopping the bleed. Tannic acid present in tea helps in healing formation of blood clots. People should know about what are wisdom teeth before they undergo any surgery. People can repeat the same process even if they found a small level of bleed. Facial swelling is one of the conditions faced by the people after tooth extraction. The area from where the tooth was removed will swollen. To reduce the swelling, people can place the piece of ice that is wrapped in a piece of cloth and place over on the area that gets swelling. They can do this once for every 10 minutes and later once for every 20 minutes. People who come to know that the pain they felt in their mouth is because of wisdom tooth should know about what are wisdom teeth. They should know how it arises and how it cause pain. After dental surgery, people may feel the pain on the area from where the tooth was extracted. Dental doctors will provide prescription of medications to reduce the pain. Even the doctors will suggest having a liquid diet until they completely recover from the pain caused by the wisdom tooth extraction. They should also be advised to brush the neighbor tooth very gently to avoid getting pain on the tooth extracted area.