Ask About your Oral Surgeon’s In-Depth Anesthesia Certification for Wisdom Teeth Extraction

The next time that you book an appointment with your oral surgeon for any procedure that requires anesthesia for tooth extraction, take a moment to ask about clinical qualifications and certifications. Your questions won’t be viewed as suspicious or untrusting. In fact, you’ll be opening the door to learning all about the wealth of knowledge, […]

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Anesthesia for Wisdom Teeth Extraction: Is it safe?

Absolutely!  And often very necessary.  Mentally preparing yourself to have your wisdom teeth extracted is much easier when you aren’t worried about how and what you’ll feel during the procedure. Fortunately, oral and maxillofacial surgeons have a notable reputation for being superbly trained in the art of administering anesthesia for surgery on the face and […]

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Tooth Extraction: How long will it take to recover from anesthesia?

Most patients opt for some type of sedation or anesthesia for tooth extraction, either due to anxiety about the procedure or just to have a more comfortable experience. Let’s face it, have a tooth extracted is a very unpleasant experience otherwise.  Sedation or anesthesia can put you at ease, which will make the surgery go […]

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Birth Control, Dry Socket, and Wisdom Tooth Extraction

As you prepare to have your wisdom teeth extracted in Chicago, there are a number of things to consider. Will I be able to be comfortably sedated for my tooth extraction? How can I avoid complications both during and after the procedure has been completed? Understanding what you should expect and following your Downtown Chicago […]

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Wisdom Tooth Removal: Will I remember anything?

When facing a wisdom tooth extraction, the last thing you want to worry about is an enduring negative memory of the procedure. Anesthesia or sedation can help patients avoid such a negative outcome. Anesthesia and sedation wipe out any memory of a wisdom tooth extraction. When patients awake from a peaceful rest, they’ll have no […]

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