Why You Should Not Delay in Removing Wisdom Teeth?
Some of us have wisdom tooth, and most of us need to go for wisdom teeth removal at some stage. The removal of wisdom teeth has many benefits that impact your wellbeing and oral health directly. This article isn’t for you if we’re part of the 2 % of the population that has been born missing wisdom teeth, Read on if you are unable to bear the pain and thinking whether to remove it.
What Wisdom Teeth Are?
Wisdom teeth are usually the last teeth, and the majority cannot see wisdom teeth until the late twenties or early thirties. Such “extra” molars are of no use due to healthier diets and improved dental treatment. Wisdom teeth were required in earlier times to replace decayed molars to help with raw or generally hard food. Now, these teeth are more a headache than a ‘support.’
Advantages of Removing the Tooth
It is easy and straightforward to extract wisdom teeth. Such teeth are needless and can be difficult to take care of properly. Many people have no mouth space for these teeth and even though they do, it needs to be removed before it comes up with different issues.
Fewer Orthodontic Issues Happens Due to Less Crowding
When wisdom teeth grow and explode, they can overwhelm your teeth, damaging other surrounding molars. If they don’t get space, alignment problems can occur over time as other teeth are gradually pushed out. Thus, removing your wisdom teeth reduces the need of braces or other expensive types of corrective operation that are required to fix the misaligned teeth. If you already have braces or a corrective oral surgery, removing wisdom teeth will help you get the smile you had.
Prevent Surrounding Teeth from Damage
The pressure caused by the wisdom teeth can weaken, and may even loosen the roots of surrounding teeth, or may melt away enamel. Wisdom teeth can also be very difficult to touch and make it clean. Erupted teeth of wisdom, fully emerging, are known as impaired teeth of wisdom. This can almost not be kept safe. The removal of wisdom teeth will save you the need for expensive root canals and fillings.
Reduce the Risk of Oral and Inflammatory Diseases
The presence of wisdom teeth, especially damaged teeth, makes dental cavities and various types of weapons disease more probable. The inflammation of gums, which can be chronic and difficult to treat, is a common result of damaged wisdom teeth. Contamination of the nerves or the blood stream may be an issue called sepsis that affects the rest of the body. Sepsis can be a severe disease that threatens life.
Do not delay with your wisdom teeth removal if you have one. Contact Dr. Wooten of Oral & Facial Surgery in Oklahoma.
**Disclaimer: This site content is not intended to be medical advice nor establishes a doctor-patient relationship.
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