In My Case Would Having a Wisdom Tooth Pulled Make My Tinnitus Worse, Better, or Neither?

Discussion in 'Support' started by JasonP, Apr 19, 2016.

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    1. JasonP

      JasonP Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      6/2006
      I was thinking about having a wisdom tooth pulled but I'm concerned it might make my tinnitus worse. I have the second molar next to it on the bottom already pulled. It is on the left side where my tinnitus is worse. I have all my other teeth including wisdom teeth. The wisdom tooth I want pulled is the only wisdom tooth that is "messed up". The dentist drilled out a lot of the tooth and it seems like half of it is gone and the top of the tooth has almost a 45 degree angle. The rest of my wisdom teeth are normal.
       
    2. truesilence

      truesilence Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      03/2014
      I had a messed up wisdom tooth pulled a few weeks ago. I was a bit stressed that it would make my T worse, but it was fine. A little bit of an increase and some very sharp pain in my jaw, but it did settle down within a few days. I would be more concerned about dry socket which can be seriously painful.
       

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