Category: Wisdom Teeth

When Your Wisdom Teeth Need To Be Extracted

Typically, the goal is to care for teeth without resorting to extractions. Wisdom teeth are different, as their presence can create several problems as they begin to erupt. Fortunately, when their movement is recognized in time, they can be safely extracted before there are complications. Sunny Smiles is prepared to help you deal with this… Read more »

Handling Your Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth removal can prove important when it comes to preserving your oral health and appearance. When you receive a timely warning about the need to have them out, you can schedule the procedure to take place before there are risks to your oral health and appearance. Patients at Sunny Smiles can count on us… Read more »

Preparing For Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Is it time for you to do something about your wisdom teeth? Unfortunately, by the time you start to feel the discomfort that their arrival can cause, they may be far enough along to create real problems for your oral health and quality of life. The good news is that Sunny Smiles is prepared to… Read more »

Are Your Wisdom Teeth Causing You Pain?

Any kind of dental pain can be alarming, but it can be particularly stressful to feel pain and be at a loss for why the discomfort is affecting you. One reason for discomfort around your molars is the eruption of wisdom teeth, which can push against their neighbors, become impacted, and generally create problems for… Read more »

Dealing With Erupting Wisdom Teeth

Most of our adult teeth arrive relatively early in childhood, but our third molars—often referred to as our wisdom teeth—will take longer to erupt. When they do start to move into position, they can create potentially serious issues by damaging tooth structure, crowding teeth, and generally creating discomfort. Their arrival can be particularly disruptive if… Read more »

Trouble With Wisdom Teeth? We Can Help!

When the time to remove your wisdom teeth comes, you can recognize that something is wrong due to the feeling of pressure on your back teeth, as well as the sensation of pain in the back of your jaw. These teeth often need to be removed because there is just not enough space to accommodate… Read more »

When Wisdom Teeth Need To Be Removed

Generally speaking, a tooth extraction is something that we try to avoid. Whenever restorative treatment is required, Sunny Smiles will look at how we can proceed with your most conservative treatment option, one that preserves as much of your healthy enamel as possible. However, the approach changes when it comes to wisdom teeth. Because it… Read more »

Wisdom Teeth Removal To Protect Your Smile

Typically, our goals during dental work include the preservation of your complete smile. Even when you have to have a tooth extracted, we can recommend treatment with a prosthetic to serve as a replacement. However, that approach changes when we are dealing with the arrival of your wisdom teeth. The arrival of these teeth can… Read more »

Dental Checkups And Your Wisdom Teeth

You receive important feedback whenever you see your dentist for preventive care. If you have not yet had your wisdom teeth removed, a benefit to your routine visits is that you can learn when their extraction needs to take place before they cause unpleasant complications. Patients at Sunny Smiles can both receive helpful warnings about… Read more »

When Should I Have My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Wisdom teeth are often extracted, and can even be removed before they are fully erupted. This is because many people lack the space for these teeth, which means their arrival will create problems for their other teeth. You can experience crowding when your third molars press against their neighbors, or even damage from the pressure… Read more »