Category Archives: wisdom teeth

Teens and Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth, also referred to as third molars, start to show up on your dental X-rays when you’re in your mid-teens. They are called “wisdom teeth” because they come in during young adulthood—between the ages of 17 and 21—the time … Continue reading

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When Does a Tooth Become Impacted?

Our teeth first emerge (pass through the gums) when we are infants and again when our baby teeth are replaced by our permanent teeth. The last teeth to emerge are our wisdom teeth (the third set of molars) which come … Continue reading

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