You might feel that mouth-watering dishes and a wisdom tooth extraction do not go hand in hand. But did you know that eating everything bland after the surgery is not necessary? However, that does not mean that you can bite on steaks, chicken legs, taco shells or anything hard.
There are several soft food items which are nothing short of scrumptious and are perfect to gorge on after a wisdom tooth surgery. We have spoken about a few here, take a look at all of them and try it for yourself or suggest others.
Have Some Mashed Potatoes: It’s true that mashed potatoes taste the best with chicken breast and burgers. But just having the former after getting your wisdom tooth extracted does not sound like a bad idea. The flavor of mashed potatoes is delectable if made with the right ingredients, its soft and melts in your mouth. So, you don’t have to go through the struggle of chewing while having it.
A Bowl of Peanut Butter Mousse: People hardly say no to peanut butter and who would not want to have it if it’s converted into mousse? A bowl of peanut butter mousse after your wisdom tooth surgery is perfect to revive your taste buds. So, don’t have to sulk thinking that you will only get to eat boring food items after the extraction.
Chicken Broth for Some Relief: Chicken soup comes as a relief after a dental surgery, especially when your wisdom tooth gets extracted. Make sure you add minced chicken in it so that it’s convenient for you to have. You can also put some butter and sprinkle pepper to enhance the taste of the broth.
A Glass Full of Thick Smoothie: Do you remember how the sight of smoothies used to put a wide smile on our faces during childhood? Don’t we all still love sipping on it? You must know that you can easily have a glass of thick smoothie after your wisdom tooth surgery. Try not using a straw while having it, you can either drink from the glass or use a spoon.
Creamy Yogurt: It’s a known fact that having yogurt leads to a lot of health benefits as it makes our bones stronger, controls our blood pressure and so on. It also helps us in digesting food faster and on the other hand, yogurt is something great to have after the extraction of wisdom tooth.
Call us today at (512) 648-5135 if your wisdom tooth is causing you an excessive amount of distress. Dr. Soi Douglas Hinh will make sure you don’t go through any sort of discomfort during your tooth extraction.