The wisdom teeth are the very last teeth to emerge, usually between the ages of 17 and 25. Since a young adult is more astute than a child, these molars at the extreme left and right of your upper and lower jaws are referred to as “wisdom” teeth. Wisdom teeth are a valuable asset to the mouth when they are healthy and properly positioned. However, problems develop that require their removal. When the jaw isn’t large adequate to contain wisdom teeth, they can become impacted. Wisdom teeth may grow sideways, emerge only part way from the gum or remain trapped beneath the gum and bone.
Posted on : 05-10-2011 | By : Haddon Suttner | In : Wisdom Tooth Extraction
Wisdom Tooth Extraction is a simple oral surgery, which normally has not complications. Healing and recovery is also a simple process. Following the instructions of your surgeon will help you make recovery easy. These tips may help fasten your recovery process:
Posted on : 23-09-2011 | By : Haddon Suttner | In : Wisdom Tooth Extraction
After the surgical procedure, the healing takes only few days. You need to follow the instructions of your dental surgeon to make the recovery process fast.
Risks or problems which may arise on having a wisdom tooth extraction procedure are:
Posted on : 16-09-2011 | By : Haddon Suttner | In : Wisdom Tooth Extraction
Wisdom tooth extraction is a minor oral surgery. Wisdom teeth are also called third molars. They normally appear after the age of 16 or 17. For many people there is no problem at all. But, for some people extraction becomes necessary. Reason may be that wisdom teeth affect other teeth during their development, they are non-conservable or they have become impacted.