Wisdom Teeth: Should they stay or should they go?

Many patients choose to have impacted wisdom teeth removed to prevent the numerous problems that can develop. However, this is an individual decision, and it’s important to get appropriate professional guidance in making that decision. If you are wondering whether you should have your wisdom teeth removed, you should consult with an oral surgeon who […]

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My wisdom teeth aren’t bothering me. Why should I have them removed?

Some patients think that they don’t need to have their wisdom teeth removed if they’re not experiencing any problematic symptoms like discomfort or bleeding. Understandably, it can be difficult for a patient to consider a surgical procedure for an issue that is not yet outwardly bothersome (even though insidious issues are developing). A similar analogy […]

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Wisdom Tooth Removal: Reduce the risk of periodontal disease

You may realize that removing the wisdom teeth will eliminate potential discomfort and protect your smile’s appearance. Did you know that wisdom teeth removal can also protect you from gum disease? It’s true! When the wisdom teeth are impacted or partially erupted, it is difficult to keep them clean. Their location at the rear of […]

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How Much Does Wisdom Teeth Extraction Cost? Part 1: Introduction

Having an impacted wisdom tooth extracted is a procedure that has become more comfortable and more predictable thanks to the many exciting advances in dental surgery technology in recent decades. Still, the procedure shouldn’t be entered into lightly, because it is truly a surgical procedure, like surgery with any other part of the body. Although […]

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