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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Possible Consequences of Sensory Nerve Injury: Anesthesia

A wisdom tooth abscess is a dental infection that can make life pretty miserable until it is resolved.  It can cause severe swelling, pain, fever, and may make you feel generally unhealthy. Some patients feel very sick and others are unable to eat comfortably when the infection is at its worst. This general ill feeling […]

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