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Wisdom Teeth Extractions in Verona and Westfield, NJ

Wisdom Teeth

If you have wisdom teeth, also known as third molars, you might not have room in your mouth for them. If this is the case, turn to Dental Specialists of New Jersey in Verona and Westfield, NJ. Skilled dentists Shalom Mintz and Dale Rosenbach can remove wisdom teeth to restore your oral health. Call the office to schedule an appointment or make one online today.


Wisdom Teeth Extraction in Verona and Westfield, NJ

  • What are wisdom teeth?

    Wisdom teeth are a set of molars that often appear between ages 17 and 21. When they erupt correctly, wisdom teeth can help you chew better. However, if they don’t erupt correctly or if you don’t have room in your mouth for them, wisdom teeth can cause problems for your oral health.

  • Why might I need my wisdom teeth removed?

    There are several reasons why Dental Specialists of New Jersey might recommend wisdom teeth removal, such as:
    ● Not enough room in your mouth.● Tooth crowding.● Tooth impaction.● Tooth pain.● Poorly positioned teeth.● Infections.● Jaw swelling.● Stiffness.● Nearby tooth damage.● Jawbone damage.● Cysts.● Tumors.● Gum disease.● Tooth decay.
    We will discuss your symptoms and oral health history with you to find out if you’re a candidate for wisdom teeth removal. We will examine your teeth and gums and take dental X-rays, before personalizing a treatment that best matches your needs.

  • How can I take good care of my wisdom teeth?

    If you’re able to safely keep your wisdom teeth, care for them properly at home. Brush your teeth after meals, floss every day, and see your dentist for professional dental cleanings and exams every six months. Call the Dental Specialists of New Jersey at the first sign of a problem.

  • What should I expect during wisdom teeth removal?

    Right before getting your wisdom teeth removed, we will numb the treatment area to ensure you avoid discomfort and offer sedation to help you relax or fall asleep during the procedure.
    We will make tiny incisions and uses the latest dental technology and procedures to safely remove wisdom teeth from your mouth. Afterward, we will close the incisions or place gauze in the empty spaces left after extraction.

  • What happens after the procedure?

    After wisdom teeth removal, have a family member or friend drive you home. Take medications as directed by your dentist and begin eating a soft-food diet. Avoid brushing your teeth vigorously, using mouthwash, drinking through a straw, or participating in intense physical activity until your dentist says it’s OK to do so.
    Attend all follow-up appointments and call us if you experience new or worsening pain.

Get in touch with us today!

To schedule an appointment as a new or returning patient, call the nearest Dental Specialists of New Jersey location or make one online today.