How do you know if you need your wisdom teeth extracted in Whitby?
Only a dentist can determine if you need wisdom teeth removal Whitby. The dentist will examine your teeth first, he or she may even take x-rays to make sure exactly which way your wisdom teeth are pointing and how crowded your mouth is.
Once the dentist knows exactly what he or she is dealing with you will get an appointment to have them taken out. You will be given anesthesia, the type will depend on your needs, and the dentist’s judgment as to what will work best for you to relieve pain. Most Whitby dentist has their favorite type of anesthesia be it local or general. Once the anesthesia is working well the dentist will then extract the wisdom tooth.
Why have wisdom teeth extracted
A few reasons that you would need wisdom teeth extractions are:
- Not enough room for them to come in
- Pointing the wrong
- Partially coming through and causing abscesses
- Possibly causing serious issues such as TMJ
Those are just a few reasons that a dentist will remove wisdom teeth.
Finding the right dentist for wisdom tooth extraction
If you need your wisdom teeth removed you want to make sure you find the right dentist. Your regular dentist may refer you to a dentist in the local area if there is not one in the clinic already. Dr. Peter Yao in Brooklin Dental Care does oral surgery and is licensed for intravenous sedation. He can give you enough to allow you to sleep or stay awake without being nervous or anxious about your wisdom teeth removal.
If you are having issues with your wisdom teeth partially coming through but never make it through causing infection or pain make an appointment.