Do I Need to Remove my Wisdom Teeth?

Many people assume that once you’ve moved into your late teen years, the teeth you see are the only teeth you’ll ever get. But there’s a likely possibility that isn’t true.

Your wisdom teeth can still break through your gums, or erupt, even in early adulthood.

Knowing more about your wisdom teeth and how they behave can make it easier to deal with problems that arise and the need for extraction.

Wisdom teeth are the third molars in the very back of your mouth. They may not need to be removed if they are:

Many times, however, wisdom teeth don’t have room to grow properly and can cause problems. Erupting wisdom teeth can grow in at various angles in the jaw and sometimes even horizontally. Problems can include wisdom teeth that:

Your Dental Health

When it comes to your health, both that of your mouth and your overall well-being, trust in the dentists at Dental Made Easy. The best way to know if you need to remove your wisdom teeth is by visiting your dentist for an exam. Your dentist will be able to tell when/if it is necessary to remove your wisdom teeth. Dental Made Easy. is the best dental practice in the Forest Hills, Queens, NY 11375 area and we are open on Sundays as well as late evenings. For a teeth cleaning or exam, we recommend coming into the office to book an appointment with one of our talented dental professionals. All new patients may also take advantage of our $99 Cleaning Special that includes an exam and x-rays. To set up your appointment give us a call at (347) 767-5299. We also welcome walk-ins, to accommodate patients with a busy schedule. We hope to see you soon!

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