We provide highly specialized and mostly painless oral surgery extractions to pull flawed teeth to protect your overall dental health. Our dentists perform oral surgery New Hyde Park patients require for a number of reasons, including wisdom teeth, partially erupted or impacted teeth, decayed or severely damaged teeth that cannot be restored, teeth that are blocked from coming in, etc.
Frequently Asked Questions – Oral Surgery EXTRACTIONS
First of all our office is right in the middle of New Hyde Park on Hillside Ave. We have a great deal of expertise when it comes to Oral Surgery, and would be happy to consult with you on all of the questions you may have pertaining to an extraction.
When you meet with our team of expert dentists we will evaluate your mouth and help you decide whether or not an oral surgery extraction is right for you. We are experienced with many different forms of treatment. As a result, we will be able to direct you towards the right treatment option.
The treatment time can vary but usually an extraction of a single tooth can be done in as little as 10 or 15 minutes.
It is important to not eat foods that could hurt you including anything that is overly hot or hard. Because of this, stick to cool, soft foods at first and slowly work your way back to your regular diet. Most importantly, ask your dentist during your consultation for a list of foods that are good for after your procedure.
The swelling will reach maximum over the course of two days. Due to the swelling, you may want to put a hot compress on the area. Swelling is natural, and our dentists can show you the best ways to ensure you are comfortable after your procedure.