• Swelling after pulled wisdom tooth 25 - Nov - 2017, at 23:01 PM - 1

  • Oral surgery to pull wisdom tooth and drilled out root from another tooth don't know how long it been there now much swelling worst now than yesterday I don't like the way I look from my jaw and under my chin..

  • Healing or infection after tooth extraction 07 - Nov - 2017, at 23:02 PM - 1

  • Hi. I had a tooth removed 3 days ago and I am concerned how the extration site looks like. Is this normal or is there something wrong? Pain was gone on day 2 but nagging me a bit now. Thanks..

  • Dry socket 09 - May - 2017, at 23:44 PM - 1

  • how do i know if it's a dry socket in my extraction site..

  • Dry Socket and complications afterwards 14 - Oct - 2016, at 22:31 PM - 1

  • I had a back tooth extracted a week ago, found out several days later was dry socket, had this treated yesterday back at the dentist, I still have fever and pain, how long does this last for should I have this treated again so infection can go quicker and why did this happen to me. Thank you..

  • Wisdom teeth extraction and dry socket 07 - Jul - 2015, at 09:05 AM - 1

  • I have a dry socket from getting my wisdom teeth out last week. My oral surgeon packet it with something that helped the pain this morning. However, the pain is returning now (it's been about 12 hours) and I think the stuff he packed it with might have come out. I'm going back to the office tomorro..

  • Severe pain after 5 days of tooth extraction 09 - Jun - 2015, at 09:30 AM - 1

  • I had my tooth extracted #18 5 days ago , and I am experiencing severe pain . It feels swollen to me and also feels tight in that area . I can't smile without it hurting . It feels like a lot of pressure and also the pain radiates to my ear as well ...

  • Dry socket after smoking after tooth extraction 27 - May - 2014, at 09:35 AM - 1

  • Well I have 2 dry sockets, and I have had them for about a week now, and I smoked cigarettes everyday since then its been a week, so for 7 days ive been smoking since the extraction of the wisdom teeth and now iam in a lot of pain that I can bearly deal with the pain and I have been to the denist t..

  • Painless Dry Socket 19 - Dec - 2013, at 09:19 AM - 1

  • I had my lower left first molar extracted almost a week ago, and the socket is bigger than I expected it to be, and now has a layer of a whitish film with very little blood clot that I can see. At first, I thought I was getting Dry Socket, but there is no pain whatsoever, nor does my mouth have an..

  • Drinking with straw with Dry socket 23 - May - 2013, at 20:13 PM - 1

  • I have dry socket and its being treated. all i need to know is can i drink through a damn straw yet or do i have to wait?..

  • I had an extraction two weeks ago and now have a temporary bridge in place. I have had excessive throbbing pain for an entire week now. I went back to the dentist two days ago and he removed temporary bridge and treated me for dry socket. That was two days ago and the pain has not subsided. It wake..

  • Dry socket not healed in 4 weeks 19 - Feb - 2013, at 10:06 AM - 1

  • For weeks ago I had a molar pulled & a dry socket formed .Two days later I returned to dentist were he cleaned out socket & put a plug ,as he called it into the hole.I went home & the next day I felt the plug cum out so I went back to dentist & he cleaned it out & scraped around in the socket to m..

  • Healing Of Dry Socket 03 - Dec - 2012, at 00:37 AM - 1

  • I had a tooth surgically extracted last Tuesday. By Friday the pain was increasing drastically. My dentist called in pain medicine which didn't do much at all. When he finally opened on Tuesday he got me in and packed the area due to dry socket. I received immediate relief. The dressing fell ou..

  • Management Of Dry Socket 05 - Sep - 2012, at 23:57 PM - 2

  • I developed dry socket after having one of my back (not wisdom) teeth removed. I've been going in and getting irrigated and dry socket paste every couple of days. Today after I left the dentist my socket started oozing white mucousy stuff (pus?) in and around the dry socket paste. If I press on..

  • Pain Even After Dry Socket Treatment 18 - Jun - 2012, at 01:18 AM - 1

  • On May 17th I had 2 bottom molars extracted. I had dry socket and saw my oral surgeon for the first two weeks to have it packed. At the end of two weeks he released me with instructions to return in two weeks if needed. I can still see the bone and experience pain when the area is touched. Should I..

  • Pain three weeks post molar extraction 18 - May - 2012, at 02:17 AM - 1

  • I had molar 31 pulled 3 weeks ago and am still in pain. The area is sore to the touch. I am currently half wy through my second round of Amoxicillion, and take Hydrocodone and Alieve for the pain just to sleep for 4 hrs...

  • I had a molar extracted almost 3 weeks ago . The hole seemed to be healing , but for the last few days I have increased gum sensitivity turning to pain now , and the wound is pretty malodorous at this point Need advice..

  • Lots of problems after upper molar extraction 23 - Mar - 2012, at 10:18 AM - 2

  • Dear Dr Ritz: I'm 49 - and last thursday (March 15) i had an extraction done on an upper molar - had heaps of bleeding/ excessive pain/ went back to dentist on the following Tuesday (March 20) and had dry socket - dentist packed my tooth with something - went home - and it did feel better for awhil..

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