Wisdom teeth are now a redundant, revolutionary relic that was once used by our ancestors to eat raw meat and vegetables. Since these are the third set of molars that generally grow between the ages of 17 to 25, the so-called ‘wisdom years,’ they are known as wisdom teeth.
Impacted wisdom teeth are the wisdom teeth that come through at an angle or only partially through the gums because they don’t have room to grow.
These can cause a lot of pain and other painful dental problems because overcrowding of already existing teeth and gums. Here are a few signs when you know it’s time for wisdom teeth extraction.