Pearland Dental Blog

13Jan, 2016

Pearland Dentist Explains Why We Remove Wisdom Teeth

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If they are called wisdom teeth, then why do they need to be removed? It’s a logical question – “logical” being the operative word here. According to dental legend, these molars are called wisdom teeth because they arrive much later in a person’s life, therefore seeming to be much wiser than the other teeth. As the old adage says, “This only comes with age.” Well, typically this specifies something positive. Wisdom teeth? Not so great, especially since they most often have to be removed. Reasons Why Wisdom Teeth Have to […]