Our oral surgeon and team do wisdom teeth removal in Walnut Creek, California. If your wisdom teeth are causing you problems, it may be time to have them surgically removed. Dr. Ali Alijanian can do that for you so that you do not have to worry about them anymore. If your wisdom teeth are coming in and you would like them to be removed, call our office at 925-934-7888! See our surgical instructions if you are receiving this treatment.
What Are Wisdom Teeth?
Third molars are commonly referred to as wisdom teeth. They are usually the last teeth to develop and are located in the back of your mouth, behind your second molars. Their development is usually completed between the middle teenage years and early 20s, a time traditionally associated with the onset of maturity and the attainment of wisdom.
Wisdom Teeth Presentation
To provide you with a better understanding of wisdom teeth, we have provided the following multimedia presentation. Many common questions pertaining to wisdom teeth are discussed.
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pain, swelling, and problems with chewing and/or swallowing.
and occasionally teeth. They can be very difficult to treat if your wisdom teeth are not removed in your teenage years. Although rare, tumors can be associated with the delayed removal of wisdom teeth.
factors that cause teeth to crowd after braces or in early adulthood. Retained, impacted wisdom teeth may be a contributing factor. Unless you have an active problem when you see the oral surgeon, the reason for removal is
primarily to prevent long-term damage to your teeth, gums and jaw bone.
Damage to Adjacent Teeth
Be sure to contact our oral surgeon for any questions you may have. Schedule a consultation at Ali Alijanian, DDS by calling 925-934-7888 and learn about our oral and maxillofacial services in Walnut Creek, California.