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Impacted Wisdom Teeth: Signs and Symptoms to Look Out For

Signs of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth, also known as third molars, typically emerge during late adolescence or early adulthood. For many, this dental milestone is uneventful. However, for others, it can be a painful experience due to the teeth becoming impacted. This means that there isn’t enough space for the teeth to emerge or grow normally. Being aware of … Read more

How Are Wisdom Teeth Removed?

As humans reach puberty, they develop the last four molars at the back of their mouths. These molars are commonly referred to as wisdom teeth. Unfortunately, there’s enough space at the back of your mouth to accommodate and allow free and full development of the four extra molars. So, they’ll likely emerge at wrong angles … Read more

Wisdom Tooth Issues After 40

wisdom tooth issues over 40

The adage that wisdom comes with age might not hold true for everyone, but when it comes to wisdom teeth, age can bring a new set of challenges. While many people have their wisdom teeth removed in their late teens or early twenties, not everyone takes this route, either by choice or due to lack … Read more

What if I don’t feel pain when my wisdom teeth come in?

Impacted wisdom teeth are among the most common dental complications that dentists worldwide have to deal with every day. This problem occurs when wisdom teeth don’t erupt properly. For instance, if your wisdom teeth don’t erupt at the right angle, cannot emerge fully, or get stuck under your gum, we say you have impacted wisdom … Read more