Wisdom Tooth Extraction

A Decision on Wisdom Teeth: To Remove or Not to Remove?

Decision on Wisdom Teeth

Making a Decision on Wisdom Teeth Making the decision on wisdom teeth extraction can be a complex choice to navigate. Understanding the process is crucial whether you’re experiencing pain or just discussing preventative measures with your dental expert. At Fort Worth Oral Surgery, we pride ourselves on providing a comprehensive and informed approach to oral … Read more

Consequences of Not Treating Problem Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth, also known as third molars, are the last teeth to emerge in the mouth and usually appear in the late teenage years or early twenties. However, many people do not have enough room in their mouth to accommodate these teeth, which can cause problems as they try to emerge. This condition is known … Read more

Understanding Wisdom Teeth Removal: Everything You Need to Know

Decision on Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth, also known as third molars, typically come in for young people between 17 and 25 years of age. While not everyone will need to have their wisdom teeth removed, it is necessary or at least recommended for many. Are you considering having your wisdom teeth removed? You should know a few things. Why … Read more

Avoid These Things While Recovering from Wisdom Teeth Surgery

Teeth extraction is the only permanent remedy for impacted wisdom teeth, and this invasive surgical procedure involves opening up your gums and removing problematic teeth. Recovering from a wisdom teeth extraction requires lifestyle adjustments. So, make sure to avoid the following things while recovering. What Are Wisdom Teeth? Wisdom teeth are the third and last … Read more

What is a Dry Socket, and How Do I Avoid One?

After a tooth extraction procedure, you will be left with an empty socket in your gum, which requires special care to allow the wound to heal quickly and successfully. In most cases, a dental implant is placed in the empty socket to replace the missing tooth. Your doctor might decide to place the implant on … Read more