Wisdom Teeth Removal - Chandler, AZ

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom Teeth Removal: What to Expect

Wisdom teeth are the third set of molars at the back of the mouth that typically emerge between the ages of 17 and 25. While some people have enough room in their mouths for these teeth to come in properly, many others experience problems that require them to be removed.

Why Remove Wisdom Teeth?

Wisdom teeth can cause a variety of problems, including:

  • Pain and discomfort
  • Crowding or shifting of other teeth
  • Gum disease
  • Cavities
  • Infections
X-ray of wisdom tooth
wisdom teeth x-ray

What to Expect During the Procedure

Wisdom teeth removal is typically an outpatient procedure performed under local anesthesia. Depending on the number of teeth being removed and the complexity of the procedure, sedation may also be used.

The dentist or oral surgeon will make an incision in the gum tissue and remove the tooth or teeth during the procedure. The incision will then be closed with stitches if necessary.


After the procedure, it is normal to experience some swelling, pain and bleeding. Your dentist or oral surgeon will provide detailed instructions on caring for your mouth in the days following the procedure.

It is essential to follow these instructions closely to ensure proper healing and prevent complications. Some tips for a smooth recovery include:

  • Avoiding solid foods for the first few days
  • Rinsing your mouth with salt water to promote healing
  • Applying ice to reduce swelling
  • Taking pain medication as directed by your dentist or oral surgeon

When to Call Your Dentist

It is essential to contact your dentist or oral surgeon if you experience any of the following:

  • Fever
  • Severe pain
  • Excessive bleeding
  • Swelling that does not go down after a few days
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happy patient smiling

Wisdom Teeth Removal in Chandler, AZ

At Perfect Smiles Dentistry, our experienced dental professionals are committed to helping you achieve optimal oral health and maintain healthy, beautiful smiles. We use the latest dental technology and techniques to provide personalized and effective treatments to each patient, and we take the time to listen to your concerns and answer your questions. Whether you need routine dental care or a more complex procedure like wisdom teeth removal, you can trust us to provide compassionate, patient-centered care in a comfortable, stress-free environment.

Don't wait any longer to take care of your dental health. Contact Perfect Smiles Dentistry today at (480) 701-8364 or visit us here to schedule an appointment and start your journey to a healthier, happier smile with Dr. Williams and our caring dental professionals.

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