Tag: Wisdom Teeth Removal

  • Understand The Signs When A Tooth Needs to Be Extracted

    Understand The Signs When A Tooth Needs to Be Extracted

    Have you been experiencing pain or discomfort in your teeth lately? It could be a sign that one of your teeth needs to be extracted. Tooth extraction can sound daunting, but it’s actually a common dental procedure done for various reasons, such as decay, damage, or crowding.  There are several signs that may indicate the…

  • What to Eat After Wisdom Teeth Removal

    What to Eat After Wisdom Teeth Removal

    Your wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that typically erupt between the ages of 17 and 25. A wisdom tooth, or third molar, is impacted when there is not enough room in the jaw to accommodate it. Here are foods you can consume after getting a wisdom tooth removal: Soft Foods…

  • Common Problems of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

    Common Problems of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

    A wisdom tooth is an extra tooth that develops in the back of your mouth, behind your molars. Every adult usually develops four wisdom teeth, one in each quadrant of the jaw. Wisdom teeth often cause problems because they are hard to reach and clean. As a result, plaque and tartar can build up, which…

  • Best Ways To Prevent Cavities After Halloween

    Best Ways To Prevent Cavities After Halloween

    Halloween is only a few days away. It’s that time of the year again when we get to indulge in our favorite candies and snacks. However, this holiday is often associated with tooth decay. Brush Your Teeth After Eating Candies And Sweets Candy and sweets are delicious treats, but they aren’t great for your teeth.…

  • Situations When A Tooth Extraction Is Necessary

    Situations When A Tooth Extraction Is Necessary

    If a tooth is severely damaged or decayed, your dentist may recommend a tooth extraction. However, these are not the only cases that may necessitate the need for an extraction. Read on to understand when an extraction may be recommended to you.  Tooth decay, or cavities, are a common reason that people visit the dentist.…

  • What Are Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Need To Be Removed?

    What Are Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Need To Be Removed?

    Your wisdom teeth are the last teeth to erupt from the gums. If the jaw is too small to accommodate these permanent teeth, they can become impacted. This means they don’t enter the proper alignment in the jaw. Impacted wisdom teeth are painful and dangerous to oral health. If your wisdom teeth are impacted, you…

  • Benefits of Wisdom Teeth Extraction

    Benefits of Wisdom Teeth Extraction

    Wisdom teeth are the third molars that develop on each side of the upper and lower arches. These teeth usually appear between the ages of 17 and 25. Many patients do not experience any pain or other symptoms, which makes these teeth easy to ignore. But, when these teeth become impacted, they may cause pain,…

  • How Are Wisdom Teeth Removed?

    How Are Wisdom Teeth Removed?

    Your mouth goes through many changes in your lifetime. One major dental milestone that usually takes place between the ages of 17 and 21 is the appearance of your third molars. Historically, these teeth have been called wisdom teeth because they come through at a more mature age. Throughout your life, the mouth undergoes several…

  • Wisdom Tooth Removal: Everything to Know About

    Wisdom Tooth Removal: Everything to Know About

    According to the AAOMS or American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, out of 10 people, about 9 have at least one impacted wisdom tooth. This tooth needs to be extracted, or else it might complicate your dental condition in the future. If you are planning to get your wisdom teeth extracted, then this blog…