Wisdom Teeth Removal Surgery in Melbourne

Affordable Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom Teeth Surgery

For some lucky people, wisdom teeth do not present a problem, either because they have sufficient room in their mouth to accommodate the extra teeth or because they never develop them at all. Unfortunately for others, wisdom teeth can cause a host of problems, becoming impacted or wedged and causing discomfort and pain that can only be treated with wisdom teeth surgery. We are able to provide specialist wisdom teeth removal in Melbourne.

Poor alignment of wisdom teeth can affect adjacent teeth, and potentially have an impact on the jaw and nerves. They are also more likely to be affected by decay and gum disease as their positioning makes thorough cleaning more difficult and flossing very awkward.

Wisdom teeth usually develop during an individual’s late teens to mid-twenties. If they become impacted, infection and inflammation can follow, resulting in pain, swollen gums, jaw stiffness, and other symptoms. While antibiotics can be prescribed to fight any infection that may occur, it is worth considering using one of our skilled dentists to perform an affordable wisdom teeth removal as the best course of action for long-term benefits.

As part of our process, we will take an x-ray of your mouth to gain a clearer picture of the position of your teeth. We will then undertake an analysis of the most appropriate procedures to assist you. All our work will be undertaken in consultation and collaboration with you. We understand that it is an important decision for you and we want to make sure you have the best information available.

Removing Wisdom Teeth – The Procedure

Wisdom teeth surgery is a fairly major undertaking and the recovery period is significantly longer than for many other dental procedures. When performing a wisdom teeth extraction, a dental surgeon will:

  • Make an incision in the gum to provide clear access to the wisdom tooth and the jawbone
  • Remove the small section of bone that prevents access to the root
  • Remove the wisdom tooth (in pieces if that is easiest)
  • Make sure that all tooth and bone pieces are removed
  • Thoroughly clean the site of the removed tooth
  • Close the wound to promote healing
  • Place a special bandage to control bleeding and help promote the formation of a blood clot.

After the procedure, your dentist will advise you on how to manage post-surgery pain, bleeding, swelling, and bruising.

Our focus at Dentistree is on providing you with affordable wisdom teeth removal. We have highly skilled dentists who have successfully undertaken many of these procedures. We have very good safety procedures and you are treated with care and consideration throughout the surgical work. We appreciate that you are placing your dental health in our hands and we treat this responsibility very seriously. Our record in successfully and effectively extracting wisdom teeth is extensive and you can be confident in our commitment to providing you with the best care.

Contact us today

To find out more about how you can take advantage of affordable wisdom teeth surgery in Melbourne, please do not hesitate to contact the friendly team at Dentistree. You are able to easily get in touch with our dental practice to learn more about our services or simply make a n appointment for an initial consultation. Contact us today by calling (03) 9763 7333 or fill out our convenient online contact form.

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