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Does Everyone Have to Get Their Wisdom Teeth Removed Eventually?

Wisdom teeth are your third molars which don’t erupt through the gumline until late in adolescence. In fact, some people don’t see their wisdom teeth emerge until they are in their twenties!

These third molars are well known for causing problems in the mouth. Over time, humans have had less of a need for wisdom teeth and so our jaws have compensated for this. Unfortunately, many people still have wisdom teeth even though they’re not needed.

Does everyone need to get their wisdom teeth out eventually? The answer may surprise you!

An article by Dr. Jason Abel. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: DOES EVERYONE HAVE TO GET THEIR WISDOM TEETH REMOVED EVENTUALLY?

 

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