Do wisdom teeth cause bad breath?

Answer On One Hand: Impacted Wisdom Teeth Can Cause OdorWisdom teeth still partly below the gum line have a tendency to cause periodontal disease. Pockets filled with an overgrowth of anaerobic bacteria c... Read More »

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Can an erupted wisdom tooth cause bad breath?

According to Colgate, a partially erupted tooth may cause perocoronitis (bad breath), because flaps of gum can catch food particles and trap bacteria. However, this usually goes away once the tooth... Read More »

Can wisdom teeth cause other forward teeth to become cracked by pressure?

Answer No, that can't really happen. Teeth can get cracked my a number of different things. No It is very unlikely that front teeth get cracked due to pressure caussed by wisdom teeth. Usually it t... Read More »

If you have straight but gapped teeth and your wisdom teeth have not come out yet will the wisdom teeth help close the gaps when they erupt?

It might help a little, but if your father or mother have gapped teeth, you probably will too.Answer When your wisdom teeth will come out, if you have space, they might close some gaps between your... Read More »

What is the surgery like for removal of extra impacted wisdom teeth behind wisdom teeth that are already present?

It is very unusual to have two sets of wisdom teeth - are you sure? Removal is only required if problems occur and the teeth do not erupt normally. After surgery, there is commonly pain, swelling, ... Read More »