Should I get my wisdom teeth pulled a week before Christmas?

I have an appointment to get my wisdom teeth pulled on December 18th, exactly a week before Christmas & was wondering if I would be able to eat on Christmas Day and how long recovery usually takes. I was having a problem with my wisdom tooth biting my cheek & My dentist office suggested that I not... show more I have an appointment to get my wisdom teeth pulled on December 18th, exactly a week before Christmas & was wondering if I would be able to eat on Christmas Day and how long recovery usually takes. I was having a problem with my wisdom tooth biting my cheek & My dentist office suggested that I not reschedule because they didn’t know when the surgeon would be back in town & that he is only in town once a month. So I was wondering if I should go ahead and get it pulled or wait until after the holidays.
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