After a wisdom tooth extraction, expect the recovery period to last anywhere from a few days to around a week, states WebMD. Proper care of the wound left from the extraction speeds recovery and prevents complications. More »

In general, a wisdom tooth extraction involves either local or sedation anaesthesia, according to Mayo Clinic. The dental surgeon makes an incision in the gum to extract the tooth. Recovering patients should expect some ... More »

Some people have all four wisdom teeth, but others have only three, two, one or even none. Also known as third molars, wisdom teeth are the last to erupt. More »

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Animated-Teeth.com points out that substantial healing occurs in the two weeks after a tooth is pulled, with all the soft tissue healing completed by the end of the fourth week after the extraction. According to WebMD, r... More »

General wisdom tooth extraction costs range from $75 to $200 per tooth, as of 2015. In the case of impaction, the type of impaction and the need for local anesthetic can raise the price to $225 to $600 per tooth. More »

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In general, a wisdom tooth extraction involves either local or sedation anaesthesia, according to Mayo Clinic. The dental surgeon makes an incision in the gum to extract the tooth. Recovering patients should expect some ... More »

The names of the teeth on a dental chart, beginning in the very back of the upper right quadrant of the jaw, are the wisdom tooth or third molar, the second molar and the first molar. In front of that is the second bicus... More »