Category: Wisdom Teeth

Your Wisdom Teeth

October 1, 2014

Wisdom teeth, also referred to as third molars, get their name by being the last teeth to come in during young adulthood. As part of a visit, your dentist give you an examination to determine if your wisdom teeth are healthy and properly positioned. Your dentist will need a panoramic x-ray to see the roots […]

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Wisdom Teeth – part 2

July 10, 2013

Every patient is unique, but in general, wisdom teeth may need to be removed when there is evidence of changes in the mouth such as: pain infection cysts tumors damage to adjacent teeth gum disease tooth decay (if the tooth cannot be restored) Your dentist or specialist may also recommend removal to prevent problems or for […]

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