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Common Signs You Need Your Wisdom Teeth Removed


Introduction Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that generally erupt between the ages of 17 and 25. There can be several problems with your wisdom teeth - they can be misaligned or can also be impacted. Any misalignment of wisdom teeth can crowd or damage adjacent teeth, the jawbone, or nerves. Partially erupted teeth or impacted wisdom teeth can increase the chances of gum infection and tooth decay if left untreated. American dental association recommends that people between 16 and 19 should have their wisdom teeth evaluated. The removal of wisdom teeth will be much easier if addressed early on due to less developed roots and fewer complications.


Signs You Need to Get Wisdom Teeth Removed  Pain behind the molars or at the back of mouth accompanied by redness, tenderness or swelling of gums.  Stiffness, pain, and swelling in or around the jaw.  Difficulty in opening your mouth and also in eating, chewing and swallowing food.  Unpleasant taste in your mouth or bad taste upon chewing food.


Signs You Need to Get Wisdom Teeth Removed Any damage to the adjacent teeth due to the sideways or crooked growth of wisdom teeth. Formation of cyst around the mouth. Cavity, infection or Gum disease around the wisdom teeth due to the growth of bacteria in inflamed and irritated gum.


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If you notice any of these signs or symptoms, visit Desired Smiles – Dental Clinic in Burlington. After thorough inspection and evaluation, we can determine if wisdom teeth extraction or removal is right for you.

7 Signs You Need to Get Wisdom Teeth Removed  

Your wisdom teeth can create a problem if they are misaligned or impacted. Read this file to find out all the early symptoms that indicate t...

7 Signs You Need to Get Wisdom Teeth Removed  

Your wisdom teeth can create a problem if they are misaligned or impacted. Read this file to find out all the early symptoms that indicate t...

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