When it comes to discussing dental procedures, one specific procedure often comes immediately to mind: tooth extractions. While dentists from all over the world have advised that basic everyday caring for the teeth is important, it is inevitable that some teeth have to come out at some point.
An impacted wisdom tooth may need to be removed if it causes pain or crowding in the teeth. Impacted wisdom teeth are those that don’t completely break out of the gum, or are only partially able to break through. Impacted wisdom teeth are fairly common among people; some have no problems with them at all, while others encounter pain enough to have to go to the dentist.