Impacted Wisdom Teeth? Why Removal is Best

An impacted wisdom tooth is a dental concern because this condition causes the third molar — most adults have four of these molars, two on top and two on the bottom — to come in at an angle or have issues erupting completely. The main cause of impacted wisdom teeth, which can affect all the teeth or only a few,... read more »

Recognizing the Signs and Symptoms of a Dental Emergency

Most often, dental visits are planned. We schedule cleanings and make appointments for any work that needs to be done. Sometimes, between dental visits, the unexpected happens, and we find ourselves in a dental crisis. There are many causes of dental pain and injury. Some require emergency care. Untreated dental emergencies can cause significant complications. Recognizing a dental emergency and... read more »