During the impacted wisdom teeth removal procedure, your dentist will:
- Make an incision in your gum tissue to expose the infected tooth and bone
- Remove the bone that is blocking access to the root
- Divide the tooth into sections so that it becomes easier to remove in pieces
- Remove the wisdom tooth
- Clean the area of the removed tooth
- Stitch the wound, if necessary
- Place gauze over the extraction area to stop bleeding ...