ResultsBy Mayo Clinic Staff
You probably won't need a follow-up appointment after a wisdom tooth extraction if:
- You don't need stitches removed
- No complications arose during the procedure
- You don't experience persistent problems, such as pain, swelling, numbness or bleeding — complications that might indicate infection, nerve damage or other problems
If complications develop, contact your dentist or oral surgeon to discuss treatment options.
March 31, 2015
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