17 to 25: The age range when most people have their wisdom teeth removed. Dentist and oral surgeons like to wait until two-thirds of the root is formed before extraction. When your jaw is in this last stage before development stops, wisdom teeth are easy to remove. 85% Percentage of people who will have their wisdom teeth… Continue Reading »

It’s almost a rite of passage for many people to have their wisdom teeth removed. For many Salt Lake City residents, it can mean undergoing the first surgical procedure they have experienced in some time—maybe the first one in their life. Wisdom teeth removal doesn’t have to be scary, though, even if it is unfamiliar… Continue Reading »

Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that most people get in their late teens or early twenties. When these teeth are healthy and aligned properly they quietly surface at the back of the mouth without any problems. However, there are instances when emerging wisdom teeth can cause pain, and damage to… Continue Reading »

No one looks forward to wisdom teeth removal. Undergoing surgery and recovery costs time, causes pain, and gets in the way of living our lives. One of the most frequently given reasons for postponing or avoiding wisdom teeth removal until the pain becomes unbearable is that wisdom teeth removal costs too much. Simple extraction of… Continue Reading »