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The Importance of Removing Wisdom Teeth While You’re Young and Healthy

Ah, wisdom teeth removal! It’s a dental surgery that most teens face with dread (except for the thought of a few days off from school and copious amounts of ice cream). Some people, including parents, are so worried about having wisdom teeth removed that they take a “wait and see” attitude. Unfortunately, keeping your fingers […]

How Many Wisdom Teeth Do You Have?

Wisdom tooth removal has become somewhat of a rite of passage – puffy-cheeked post-extraction photos, a diet of Jell-O and mashed potatoes. But not everyone gets their wisdom teeth taken out. In fact, not everyone has wisdom teeth at all! Have you ever wondered why some people have four wisdom teeth while others have fewer […]

Bite Sized Wisdom: Facts on Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth, the late blooming elder teeth of your mouth, behave a little differently than your other teeth.