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Elite Dental Care | After Impacted Tooth in West Bloomfield

EliteDentalCare_Logo.png  Elite Dental Care

5651 West Maple rd.

West Bloomfield, MI 48322

 BUSINESS HOURS 

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday9AM - 5 PM | Wednesday & Friday 9 AM - 2 PM

SUMMER BUSINESS HOURS

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 7:30 AM - 3 PM I Wednesday & Friday 9AM - 2 PM

5651 W MAPLE RD, WEST BLOOMFIELD, MI 48322

(248) 851-6166

After Impacted Tooth
AGD Member
 

A tooth becomes impacted when there is not enough room to accommodate the space in the dental arch and growth becomes impossible.  After surgery to remove an impacted tooth, mild discomfort and some swelling is expected. This is part of the process and should not alarm you. You may use cold compresses to alleviate the swelling. In addition, your doctor will prescribe pain medication, which should be taken as directed. Patients are also advised to favor the extraction area and modify their diet for a few days to allow for healing.