Wisdom teeth got their name in the mid 1800s due to the fact that most people don’t get this third row of molars until between the ages of 17 to 24 or so. Considered a pain both literally and figuratively to many people, wisdom teeth extraction presents questions for those facing the procedure. Here, we… Continue Reading »

One of the major dental concerns of adolescence and young adulthood is how to handle wisdom teeth, which generally begin breaking through the gum line in a patient’s late teens or early 20s. But there can be complications with wisdom teeth eruption that can cause pain and result in lasting damage to your mouth. The… Continue Reading »