Wisdom Teeth Removal in Mentone and Bayside Area, Melbourne
Wisdom Teeth Removal
What are wisdom teeth?
Wisdom teeth, also called the third molars, are the furthest back teeth, which typically erupt during adolescence or a person's early twenties. In many cases, wisdom teeth may fail to emerge fully and are said to be impacted.
Why do they need to be removed?
Impacted wisdom teeth can cause:
• Infection of gum tissue
• Dental decay
• Crowding of front teeth
• Cyst formation
Are there any risks?
As with all surgical procedures there are general and specific risks associated with removal of wisdom teeth. Your particular risks will be discussed in detail during your consultation.
Have a question?
To discuss with us your concerns, call us on 9583 1654 or request an appointment online for an evaluation.
All clinical photographs and radiographs are of actual patients of Dr Changjie Guo