What Are Impacted Wisdom Teeth and Why Remove Them?

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Wisdom teeth are the third set of molars at the back of your mouth and are the youngest of all your teeth. The rest of your teeth emerge when you are still young. For instance, your two front teeth or central incisors erupt when you are six or eight months old.
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7 Tips to Recover from Wisdom Teeth Removal Faster

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Every year, our doctors at SF Oral Surgery see hundreds of teens and young adults who want or need to have wisdom teeth removal. These pesky molars not only cause pain and discomfort for many, but they also interfere with the aesthetic appearance of your smile.
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Should I Have All My Wisdom Teeth Removed at Once?

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Our doctors at SF Oral Surgery meet with hundreds of San Francisco patients every year to discuss wisdom teeth removal. These frustrating (and painful) molars can wreak havoc for many, whether you have one, two, or all four of your wisdom teeth.
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How Can Wisdom Teeth Removal Prevent Future Dental Problems?

Wisdom teeth removal is a very common procedure that many patients undergo every day. Wisdom teeth usually come in, or erupt, for people in their late teens or early twenties. However, the time of wisdom tooth eruption can vary from person to person. Some people may have their wisdom teeth erupt later in life, which can be worse for your dental health. Although they are......
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