How to Avoid or Minimize Swelling Following Wisdom Teeth Extraction?

The “chipmunk” look, while cute in cartoons, is not exactly welcomed by patients having their wisdom teeth removed. While most people expect to have swelling after surgery, the fact is it can be completely prevented. Using a unique non-invasive technique, post-operative swelling can be minimized or even completely avoided- even in patients with impacted wisdom teeth. In this most recent episode from Hints & Tips in Dentistry, we describe this unique non-invasive surgical technique in third molar surgery and how it can help patients recover faster with little or no post-operative sequela.