Why should I get my wisdom teeth removed?

Wisdom teeth have the potential to cause various oral health problems if not removed. These 10 reasons should give you a good understanding of why you should get your wisdom teeth removed and why so many others have already done so. Who do you know that still has their wisdom teeth?

  1. Be proactive! Eliminate discomfort before it starts.
  2. Keep you and your baby safe. Wisdom teeth removal can help lessen the occurrence of low fetal birth weight.
  3. Have healthier oral function.
  4. Avoid impaction.
  5. Stop the dangerous threat of gum disease.
  6. Do you like your bite alignment? Keep it that way and preserve your orthodontic investment.
  7. Bad oral health can hurt your overall well-being.
  8. Our jaws often don’t have enough room for wisdom teeth.
  9. Have the peace of mind you are looking for.
  10. The sooner, the better! One study suggested that if you are over 25 years of age, you face greater risk of post-operative complications.