Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Surgery » Third molar extraction
 

Third molar extraction

Third molar extraction

Third molar extraction: Third molar extraction is the surgical removal of the third molar(s) from the bone.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Third molar extraction

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Third molar extraction:

  • Impacted third molar (wisdom tooth)
  • Infected third molar

Anesthetic Requirements for Third molar extraction

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Third molar extraction may include:

  • Local or general anesthesia
  • Nitrous oxide for sedation

Procedure Complications: Third molar extraction

Possible surgical complications of Third molar extraction may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Third molar extraction

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is excellent.

Third molar extraction: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Third molar extraction: Two to seven days.

Third molar extraction: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Third molar extraction) include:

  • Wisdom tooth extraction

More Surgery Topics

  • Arthroscopic finger synovectomy
  • Arthroscopic foot fusion
  • Arthroscopic foot joint replacement
  • Arthroscopic hip fusion
  • Arthroscopic hip replacement
  • Arthroscopic hip synovectomy
  • Arthroscopic knee fusion
  • Arthroscopic knee synovectomy
  • Arthroscopic lateral release for patellar realignment
  • Arthroscopic partial hip replacement
  • Arthroscopic partial knee replacement
  • Arthroscopic proximal realignment of the patella
  • Arthroscopic revision hip surgery
  • Arthroscopic revision knee surgery
  • Arthroscopic shoulder fusion
  •  

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise