Monthly Archives: March 2015

Is your child scheduled for wisdom teeth extraction? 

We have found wisdom teeth extraction is often the first time a person has ever has surgery, and young patients can be frightened by what is ahead for them.  We encourage open conversation with our young patients and our dental … Continue reading

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Wisdom teeth information

After oral surgery, either to remove wisdom teeth or another procedure, Dr. Petrusha recommends eating a diet of soft foods, and to avoid hot or cold temperatures in foods and beverages.  We recommend foods such as mashed potatoes, pudding, and … Continue reading

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Wisdom Teeth Removal

For patients considering wisdom teeth removal, you may be concerned about the healing process following the surgery, how you may feel, and how you need to care for your surgery site.  Sutures will be likely placed at the site of … Continue reading

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Wisdom Teeth Basics

How do you know if you are a candidate for wisdom teeth extraction?  Dr. Petrusha will recommend the procedure based on X-rays and your oral health.  When examining an X-ray, the wisdom teeth can be seen, even if they have … Continue reading

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