What are the steps to be taken to promote healing?
Here is a list of what to do to promote healing and get back on your feet after wisdom teeth removal in Sydney.
- Rest: Rest for at least two days after the extraction of wisdom teeth and avoid physical activity for 2 to 3 days. You should be able to resume normal activities within 48 hours after surgery.
- Stick to soft foods: For the first 24 hours, eat only soft foods like yogurt, juice, applesauce and pudding. Drink plenty of water and avoid alcoholic and hot beverages in the first 24 hours.
- Practice good oral hygiene: Keeping the surgical area clean will help to heal as early as possible.
Things to do after extraction:
- Pain management:
- Do not rinse:
- Prevent dry socket: