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Dr. Joseph Lee

Dentist

<p><span style="font-size: medium;">Traditional and Functional Orthodontics, Implants, Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJ Disorders) and Sleep Disordered Breathing</span></p>
Dr. Joseph Lee
  • Mountain View, California
  • UCLA School of Dentistry
  • Accepting new patients

I need surgery on two impacted wisdom teeth. How long is the recovery after this procedure?

If the teeth are simple to remove and an incision isn’t made, then 1 week should be fine. However, if they are the “typical” impacted wisdom teeth, it could take 10-14 days to READ MORE
If the teeth are simple to remove and an incision isn’t made, then 1 week should be fine. However, if they are the “typical” impacted wisdom teeth, it could take 10-14 days to be able to really eat well.

Warmest regards,

Joseph J. Lee, DDS