How common is it to be born without wisdom teeth?

Answer Fairly common. I haven't seen literature on exact numbers but I'd say 1 in 20 people are born with no wisdom teeth at all. Consider yourself lucky.Love the catholic kitty picture. That's freakin... Read More »

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How common is it to be born without any wisdom teeth buds?

Very common, a lot of people never develop wisdom teeth. There is nothing wrong with you, it's just the way some people are. If you mean that you actually don't have them when you are little, you a... Read More »

Is it common for one to never grow wisdom teeth?

I had the same condition. I grew both of my right wisdom teeth and none of my left.As far as not growing wisdom teeth altogether, it's a racial thing.Some races always get them. Some never do.htt... 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 »