General
Is it really necessary to extract an asymptomatic wisdom tooth?
 

Is it really necessary to extract an asymptomatic wisdom tooth?

Shared by:

 
The extraction of wisdom teeth when asymptomatic has been one of the greatest debates amongst dentists, and may not actually be necessary based on a review of existing studies.
 
today.mims.com
 
4 Nov 2016 - General
 
Personally, I only push for the removal of a wisdom tooth when it is symptomatic. Otherwise, preventive measures will be a patient's own decision. This is a different case with orthodontic patients (patients who went through braces) because my po...
 (Total 231 words)