The elusive and mystical wisdom tooth has so many sayings attached to it. We all grew up listening and still hear about it that the pain of wisdom tooth means that ‘we are finally getting wiser’. In addition, in our younger days most of us made it’s a point to feel around the third molars to check if we are getting wiser or not.
The truth is that the wisdom teeth are just like the normal teeth that grow in the third molar of the upper and lower jaw. They grow in the between the age of 17-25 normally but they can appear at any unexpected time during the age of young adult or even later. Wisdom tooth usually grows quickly and rather painfully and if not removed or treated in time they can cause a lot of teeth and gum issues.
Sometimes wisdom tooth does not have room in the jaw to erupt, this is called impacted wisdom tooth. Sometimes it erupts partially and gets stuck there, resulting in lodging of food particles in the gaps, infection, and pain. You will need to extract this tooth. Wisdom tooth extraction in India may be done by either simple or surgical removal.
Year ago, the wisdom tooth were a necessary part of human evolution but today, they are the modern lifestyles do not need them and getting them surgically or otherwise removed is safe and best option. Wisdom tooth surgery is the removal of the third molar. Since they are the last adult teeth to come out, they are situated in the corner of the upper and lower jaws.
Wisdom tooth can either be impacted or partially erupted and not all wisdom teeth need extraction, there are specific indications for that which your dentist in Mumbai will be able to tell you better. Wisdom tooth surgery in Mumbai is done to extract the wisdom tooth completely. Since the tooth does not have any functional requirements, it is completely safe to have a wisdom tooth surgery as advised by the dentist or a maxillofacial surgeon in India. Wisdom tooth surgery in India is done under local anaesthesia and it does not cause any damage to the functionality of the mouth or to the adjacent tooth.
In about 40% of the cases, people don’t even notice that the wisdom tooth is coming out. The only time they get to know of this is when the regular dental visit x-rays point the fact out. However, in some who are not paying regular visits to the dentist the eruption of wisdom tooth is accompanied by sharp pain in the jaw or teeth. When ignored or as the time passes, the wisdom tooth can become a cause of more pain and conditions such as bad breath, bleeding gums, sensitivity in the nearby teeth, infection, crowding of the teeth and swelling in the mouth. If you have been having any such problems then it is time to visit one of the best dentists in Mumbai to get the wisdom tooth checked for surgery and treatment.
Top maxillofacial surgeons in Mumbai recommend wisdom teeth surgery for various reasons, some of them include:
Many a times wisdom tooth causes the permanent damage to adjacent tooth, gums, and bone due to infection, causing cyst formation or tumours. Therefore, top experts’ advice to extraction or surgical removal of the teeth. Experts at The Esthetic Clinic, Mumbai recommend that our clients with such wisdom teeth issues should undergo wisdom tooth surgery as soon as possible.
Wisdom tooth surgery in India should be done as early as possible because the bone is soft and it is easy to manage the tooth.
All wisdom tooth surgeries in Mumbai need not be an invasive surgery. It can be easily done by at a dentist or oral surgeon’s office under local anaesthesia. Before the surgery, the dentist will take a pre-opp. x-ray, for determination of the position and angulations of the tooth.
Step by step procedure-
After the wisdom tooth surgery in Mumbai, the doctor will give you some instructions to help promote heathy healing. These include:
If you notice the following signs and symptom, then it could be a sign of infection and complications. Immediately call your dentist if:
The cost of wisdom tooth extraction in Mumbai largely depends on the stage of growth and the expertise of the dentist. The price of wisdom tooth surgery in Mumbai is affected by the complexity of the procedure and the time it will be needed for complete recovery.
Cost of wisdom teeth extraction can also differ from clinic to clinic, based on the expertise and qualification of the wisdom teeth surgery doctor in India. Price will also depend on the type of high-end technology & equipment used. The success rate of the surgery depends a lot on high-end instruments along with the level of expertise of the wisdom tooth removal dentist. Opting to go for the surgery may expensive but it saves a lot of pain, tooth decay problems, complication, and money in the future if dealt on time.
The Esthetic Clinics in Mumbai is one of the most efficient and effective facility in their outcomes of the wisdom tooth extraction treatment. We are known to use only the best technology and state of the art equipment for our surgeries. Our dental experts are not only highly trained but also are highly experienced in their specialization areas & treat patients with utmost dedication. The pre- and post-procedure care is our speciality. At The Esthetic Clinics, it is our mission to provide outstanding Dental Care with a commitment of compassion, quality, and integrity.
Dr. Debraj Shome is Director and Co founder of The Esthetic Clinics. He has been rated amongst the top surgeons in India by multiple agencies. The Esthetic Clinics patients include many international and national celebrities who prefer to opt for facial cosmetic surgery and facial plastic surgery in Mumbai because The Esthetic Clinics has its headquarters there.