Tag: Tooth Extraction

Is It OK to Eat After a Tooth Extraction?

Is It OK to Eat After a Tooth Extraction?

When patients get a tooth extracted here with Dr. Kurt, a dentist in Clairemont, San Diego, one of the most common questions from them is “when can I eat after tooth extraction?“ After a surgery like that, eating is one of the main things you should be careful with, that is key in your healing […]

What Is a Dry Socket & When Can I Stop Worrying About It?

What Is a Dry Socket & When Can I Stop Worrying About It?

Did you think your tooth extraction was enough? Well, we have some news for you. One of the most common complications you can have after an extraction, especially a wisdom tooth extraction, is a dry socket. It’s definitely another concern you should add to your list. This unwanted condition appears when blood fills the socket […]

What to Do Before and After Having a Tooth Pulled?

What to Do Before and After Having a Tooth Pulled?

You probably know what it feels, having a tooth pulled out. When you break one of your teeth, or it has a lot of damage due to cavities, and the dentist can’t save it. A dentist can try to treat cavities with some dental procedures like tooth filling, or maybe other types of dental treatments. […]