Is it good or badTell me all that you know about wisdom teeth!?

Answer In most people, not all(creationists), wisdom teeth are vestiges of our predatory past. 1/2 the population does not grow mandibles long enough to support complete eruption of the 3rd molars(wisdom... Read More »

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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 »

If the gum around one a wisdom tooth is a little loose but the wisdom teeth otherwise seem perfectly fine what should be done about it?

Quite often, a piece of gum tissue overlies the wisdom tooth which is partially through. Keep the area as clean as possible, otherwise attend your dental checkups as recommended so your dentist can... 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 »

How do I know if I need to have my wisdom teeth out?

Unfortunately, you usually don't find out that you need your wisdom teeth removed until it's too late, e.g. you're experience pain the jaw, swelling of the cheeks, etc. Don't ask a dentist, whatev... Read More »