Sometimes Known As Third Molars, The Wisdom Teeth Earned Their Name Because They Typically Emerge Between The Ages Of 16 And 25 – When A Person Is Older And Therefore Wiser Than They Were When Their Other Teeth Grew In. While Some People Never Have Issues With Their Wisdom Teeth, Others Often Experience Severe Pain And Oral Health Risks If These Teeth Aren’t Removed By A Certain Point. If You Or A Loved One Is Dealing With Pain Toward The Back Of The Jaw, Please Call Outlook Dental To Learn How Wisdom Tooth Extractions In Our McKinney, TX Dental Office Might Be The Perfect Solution.
Usually, Dr. N. Patel will only recommend extracting the wisdom teeth if not doing so would cause serious pain or threaten the health of the surrounding teeth and gums. For example, because many people don’t have enough room in the mouth to accommodate the wisdom teeth, they may end up pressing against the other teeth, causing discomfort and misalignment. The third molars may also get impacted, or trapped, under the gumline, increasing the risk of infection.
After Dr. N. Patel has swiftly and skillfully removed your wisdom teeth, he’ll send you home with a detailed guide on making a smooth recovery. These aftercare tips will likely include:
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