As you enter your late teens or early twenties, you might notice new teeth erupting from each side of your upper and lower jaws. It is a normal development; these molars are called wisdom teeth. They are the last set of teeth to appear. Because there are other teeth nearby, they may emerge only partially or in crooked fashion.
Though they appear normal because they aren’t yet creating pain, it is advisable to have them checked by friendly Greenville dentists as you enter between the age of 16 and 19, when it can be determined whether these molars should be removed or not.
There are various reasons for removal of wisdom teeth. Understanding why they must be removed will help you to better understand your general oral health. Read more from this blog: