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It’s Not Wise to Wait for Wisdom Teeth Removal
Wisdom teeth, also known as the third molars, generally erupt between the ages of 17 and 25 according to the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons...

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Reasons for Tooth Extraction
...    Other common reasons for the removal of teeth include: Tooth is very loose Baby teeth or extra teeth in the mouth are blocking other teeth from growing in To make room for orthodontic treatment and the shifting of teeth  Abscessed tooth Teeth have become infected as a result an underlying medical condition that weakens the immune system; medical treatment; or organ transplants Impacted or problematic wisdom teeth    Types of Extractions There are two types of extractions performed: simple and surgical...

Wisdom Teeth
Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that erupt in the back corners of the upper and lower normal adult mouth...

Prevention Tips for Children
...These teeth are gradually replaced by the age of 12 or so with a full set of 28 permanent teeth, and later on, four molars called "wisdom teeth...

Extractions
... Wisdom Teeth Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that erupt in the back corners of the upper and lower normal adult mouth...

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San Jose, CA 95129
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