Time To Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed? | Stuart Graves, DDS, Burke, VA

Wisdom teeth are the very last molars to arrive, usually making their appearance when you are in your late teens or early twenties. Many people don’t have enough room for this set of molars, making ...

Why Do We Get Wisdom Teeth?

Wisdom teeth are the last set of molars that emerge, usually appearing in the late teens or early twenties. No one is completely sure why we get wisdom teeth, although theories abound. In general, the...

How Do I Avoid Dry Sockets After My Wisdom Teeth Removal?

After you’ve had your wisdom teeth removed, you’ll have to pay careful attention to your aftercare to ensure successful healing. One problem that can develop after extraction is dry socket. By tak...

The Importance of Extracting Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are the last molars to arrive, positioned in the very back of the mouth. In most cases, there is simply not enough room to accommodate them. This causes them to become impacted. If they a...

Wisdom Teeth Pain: It’s not your average toothache

When the large wisdom teeth become impacted at the rear of your jaw, they can cause a number of problems. Many of these issues can cause discomfort for the patient, but it’s far from a typical tooth...

At what age should I have my wisdom teeth removed?

If it seems like many young adults you know are having their wisdom teeth removed, it’s not merely a rite of passage between adolescence and adulthood. There are compelling medical reasons to have y...

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