Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Are Coming In

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Wisdom teeth, or third molars, are the last teeth to develop in adults. They typically emerge between the ages of 17 and 24 and are often removed during that time as well. Why are these teeth so frequently removed? Well, many times, wisdom teeth don’t have room to emerge and they become impacted which leads […]

Most Common Reasons for Tooth Extraction

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Tooth extraction is typically a last resort option, but in some cases, they are absolutely necessary. An experienced dentist will ensure patients have a positive, comfortable dental experience. Many do this by offering dental sedation options so patients can get the help they need while limiting their stress and anxiety. Typical tooth extractions involve administering […]

Is wisdom teeth removal necessary?

floating wisdom teeth

Wisdom teeth are notorious for causing problems. Young adults between ages 18 and 24 are most likely to experience oral pain and dysfunction due to impacted wisdom teeth.  Thankfully, these teeth are no longer essential to our oral function. In many cases, wisdom teeth removal is recommended, but it isn’t always necessary. Be sure to […]