While most people recover quickly, you may want to take the day off from school or work, and possibly a couple more depending on your needs. Be sure to plan out child care, pet care, or a ride home prior to your wisdom teeth extraction appointment.
So, what happens when you have your wisdom teeth removed?
Wisdom teeth removal is quick and you should be in and out within 45 minutes as soon as you’re sedation begins working. The dental surgeon will remove the teeth, stitch you up, and you’ll have some bleeding holes for a couple days.
Make sure to check out what to do if you have sensitive teeth after wisdom teeth extraction on one of our past articles.