Wisdom tooth removal is a procedure that millions of people have done every year. Dry socket can happen within a few days after wisdom teeth are removed. This happens when the blood clot that stops the bleeding and encourages healing dislodges itself and exposes the bone. This is very painful, so here are some tips from Dr. Genevieve Borders to effectively avoid dry socket and have your mouth heal up quickly after wisdom tooth removal!

Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

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