Wisdom teeth, also called third molars, usually erupt in the late teen years to middle twenties. The Super Dentists will track your children’s wisdom teeth development as they age. Because wisdom teeth can affect other teeth as they grow, there are occasions when wisdom teeth removal is necessary.
Wisdom teeth extraction is performed to correct or prevent a problem such as crowding, impaction, gum disease and tooth decay in the harder to clean location. For children who have had braces to correct their teeth alignment, wisdom tooth extraction can protect that investment.
If you are experiencing wisdom teeth pain, The Super Dentists can examine your mouth and determine if wisdom teeth surgery is necessary. Even if your wisdom teeth feel fine, you should ask The Super Dentists about your wisdom teeth. The best way to prevent crowding or future issues is wisdom teeth removal before they have a chance to do damage. For wisdom teeth removal in San Diego, The Super Dentists are leaders in maintaining healthy, beautiful smiles.
Not everyone requires wisdom tooth extraction. If your wisdom teeth are positioned properly and are healthy, you can care for them just like you do your other teeth. However, you should continue to have your dentist monitor your wisdom teeth. If you or your child requires wisdom teeth extraction, this procedure can be conveniently performed The Super Dentists San Diego dental offices.