Extractions Questions

So I have dry socket? Is it infected or healing well? 9 days after wisdom tooth extraction

Hi!! This is my first ever tooth extraction, I’m wondering if I have dry socket ? Or an infection? Or is it healing normally? It’s been 9 days since having my impacted wisdom tooth removed. The place I went to really didn’t give me any information...

Why am I having chest pains after a surgical extraction?

I went to the dentist on the 31st of last month and had a molar on my bottom jaw removed because it was causing me an ear ache. It took a lot to numb the tooth and she had to keep shooting the numbing medication in the tooth at least 10 more times...

Is it infected? Did is dislodged? Healing properly?

Hello I'm 19yo and I had my teeth which has decayed removed (bottom left at the far back). This is the 7th day since the extraction and there used to be a white thing on the gum.. Now I have had a look at it again and it's gone, no pain, i do taste...

Is this okay?

I had a back bottom molar removed about 3 days ago and I noticed this weird pain in my upper jaw, it started today. The site doesn’t hurt more than normal but the pain in my jaw is concerning me because it wasn’t there yesterday. It is just about...

Is wisdom tooth extraction healing okay?

I got a wisdom tooth taken out 6 days ago. It was very impacted, so much so that I had a bone graft put in and stiches as well. I have slight pain which i believe may be from the trauma (it took 30 minutes to get it out) but just want to make sure...

Brown Material in wisdom tooth extraction hole

I had 4 wisdom teeth removed 8 days ago. The bottom 2 were impacted. The extraction site on my left side still has stitches on the top and the bottom. The bottom site looks fine but it is painful. The extraction site on the bottom right side, the...

How long should bleeding last after extraction while on Lovenox?

My father had 10 teeth extracted to get an upper dental plate. He is 82 with a number of health conditions. He is on Warfarin due to a mechanical heart valve. His primary doctor decided to bridge him with Lovenox for the surgery to prevent blood...

Is it healing properly?

I had two teeth extracted almost five weeks ago and I see white stuff in the extraction site . Is this normal ? Should it be closed instead of a hole at this point ? It was a 3 rooted tooth and was kinda hard to pull . It doesn’t really hurt just...

Unsure if My Gum is healing.

Had my lower left Pre-Molar removed 7 days ago, yesterday I had a yellow layer near the top of the cavity but this morning when I checked it disappeared. I have a strange taste which varies from metallic to a slight foul taste after I’ve eaten. I...

Is my gum healing or is it infected?

I had a Pre-Molar Extraction 5 days ago. Pain is minimal and swelling has reduced. My left jaw line gland has been swollen since before the extraction and no sign of it going down. Inside the extraction sight as you see in the image there’s a...

Do I have Dry Socket?

I had all 4 Wisdom teeth removed July 17th 2020, 4 days ago. On the second day my bottom right stitches fell out but didn’t hurt and I saw the blood clot, The next day I ate some soup and I was using lightly swishing water in my mouth to clean...

How to heal faster to get rid of pain

Last week I had all of my rotten teeth pulled I was given temp. Dentures but I cant wear them because of the sores and pain,I was told I would get my perment dentures in about 8 months. I've tried to contact affordable dentures but they won't answer...

How do fix a razor sharp tooth fragment?

I had my 4 up and bottom back teeth pulled 2 weeks ago. Now there is a razor sharp fragment sticking out on bottom left It is cutting up my tongue. I cant eat swallow chew or take in air without it hurting. I cant wait any longer. How do I fix...

Is this giant hole after a wisdom teeth extraction normal?

I had all 4 of my wisdom teeth removed about a week and a half ago. The pain isn’t bad at this point but ever since my sutures have come out, I have this giant hole on the bottom right side of my gum. Food gets stuck in it, I was literally picking...

What is this red spot on my gums?

About 3 weeks ago I got my wisdom teeth removed and on my right gum I noticed there is a little red spot on there. It doesn't really hurt but it feels kind of like a bruise. Is this normal? I have not really looked at my mouth until recently but it...