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What is a full bony impacted tooth?

An impacted tooth is a tooth that has not been able to erupt due to being blocked by another tooth or any obstruction that prevents it from coming in. Often impacted teeth are the ... read more

What is a Partial Bone Impacted Tooth?

Impacted wisdom teeth are a common dental complaint among both young and older adults. Impactions occur when wisdom teeth are unable to fully emerge through the jaw bone and gum ti ... read more

What is a soft tissue impacted tooth?

When a tooth has emerged from the jaw, but has not yet erupted through the gum tissue, this is a soft tissue impacted tooth. Frequently this situation occurs with third molars, mor ... read more

Tips for a Smooth Recovery after Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Wisdom teeth removal is a relatively common procedure for most oral surgeons. For the patient, however, the removal process can often leave them in discomfort for a time afterwards ... read more

Can I have my wisdom teeth removed if I’m pregnant?

Women who are planning to get pregnant in the near future should schedule an appointment with an oral surgeon if they still have their wisdom teeth. Most women can receive dental t ... read more