Why Are Wisdom Teeth So Different From Other Molars And Why You May Need Them Extracted

By the time you hit 19 or 20 years old, you figure you don’t have to worry about the pain of getting more teeth. Unfortunately, this is not true. The third set of molars, called wisdom teeth, make their appearance right around that age, and they usually cause much more trouble than all your other teeth did when they grew in. Having wisdom teeth removed is something that should be done by a full-service, board-certified, impacted tooth extraction dentist.