Posts made in June, 2014

Why Do Wisdom Teeth Hurt?

»Posted by on Jun 9, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Wisdom teeth are the last teeth to develop (age 17-25) and are also know as third molars. But a common question is, why do wisdom teeth cause so much pain? The Complications Oftentimes, most mouths simply don’t have enough space for wisdom teeth to come in without negative side-effects. There are a number of complications that wisdom teeth can introduce, including: 1. Misalignment—More often than not, wisdom teeth don’t come in straight. They may position themselves horizontally, be angled toward or away from the second molars, or be angled inward or outward. This misalignment can lead to crowding or damage to neighboring teeth, and impact the overall health and beauty of your smile. 2. Impacted Teeth—Wisdom teeth may be unable to fully enter your...

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