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An impacted tooth simply means that the tooth is "stuck" in the jaw and cannot erupt into the mouth. The canine tooth is the 2nd most common, behind a wisdom tooth, to become impacted. The periodontist and orthodontist work harmoniously to aid in the eruption process.
Approximately 1-2 days. Every patient differs on level of discomfort.