Most dental offices will send you somewhere else if you need your wisdom teeth removed, but with Dr. Shane Smith, he’s ready to provide everything you need right here. If you’re experiencing any issues that could be tied to your wisdom teeth, namely pain toward the back of your mouth, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our dental office. Dr. Smith can help you before your wisdom teeth cause you serious discomfort. To schedule a consultation to discuss wisdom tooth extractions in Jonesboro, AR, contact us today.
The wisdom teeth are relics of a much older time, as in prehistoric. Back when the human diet mostly consisted of tough, uncooked meats and vegetables, the molars would typically break down around the time someone reached their late teens or 20s. So, the wisdom teeth would serve as replacements. But, thanks to advancements in cooking and dental care, they are no longer necessary, meaning they often cause issues when they start to come in because there isn’t enough room for them in the mouth.
Dr. Smith may recommend removing your wisdom teeth if they are: