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Wisdom teeth (third molars) are a set of molars located in the back of the mouth. They usually develop at the teenage years. They are seen on X-rays during your examination. They are the most atypical teeth in their development and usually become problematic. At Reform Dentistry we utilize panoramic X-Rays and CT Scans to diagnose your wisdom teeth and give you the best advice on their removal necessity or lack of and the best timing. This is owed to our extensive experience in the matters of wisdom teeth.
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Some reasons to remove wisdom teeth:
- They are impacted: Teeth that are trapped in your gums or jawbone, they can be painful and cause infection.
- They come out at a wrong angle and push against your other teeth! This may cause food traps, cavities in the adjacent teeth.
- They are in such a location where keeping them clean is not possible which will cause them to become a harbor for bacteria affecting your teeth and gums.
- Interfere with proper bite
- Orthodontic treatment.