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Wisdom Teeth Extractions

Will tooth extraction provide wisdom tooth pain relief?

Wisdom Tooth Pain Relief in Milton ON Area

Our team at Scott and Derry Dental Care of Milton, Ontario, is regularly asked by our patients about their wisdom teeth and what needs to be done for them. These teeth, also known as the third molars, develop last in the smile. They often begin to erupt through the gum line in the late teen and early adult years. Since they are the last teeth to emerge, often, there isn’t enough room in the smile for them, and they can become impacted. This means they are stuck below the gum line or only partially erupt. Additionally, wisdom teeth that do have room to erupt … Continue reading

Do I need surgical removal of my wisdom teeth?

Surgical Removal of Wisdom Teeth in Milton ON Area

The wisdom teeth, or third molars, are well-known to be problematic for many patients, often needing removal. However, depending on your situation, you may need a simple or surgical extraction. Dr. Jameela Jifri and her team at Scott and Derry Dental Care of Milton, Ontario, can assist you in determining if you need removal. How do I know if I need surgical removal of my wisdom teeth? Your dentist can tell if you need to have your wisdom teeth removed. She will take x-rays of your mouth and look at the position of your wisdom teeth. If they are causing … Continue reading

Impacted Wisdom Teeth: A Guide to Surgical Extraction, After-Care That Supports Fast Healing

Surgical Tooth Extraction in Recovery Milton ON Area

Scott and Derry Dental Care work closely with individuals and families from Milton, Ontario. In most cases, we want to preserve the teeth. You can avoid tooth loss with consistent, routine visits to our office for comprehensive oral exams and professional dental cleanings. These recall appointments minimize the risk of developing tooth decay, gum disease, and other damage. Usually, maintaining the natural teeth is the preferred way to maintain healthy function and an attractive smile, with one notable exception: impacted wisdom teeth. Wisdom Teeth 101 Surgical extraction may be necessary. Trust the process with our talented and experienced team, from … Continue reading

Why Wisdom Tooth Extraction might be recommended and what to expect

Why Wisdom Tooth Extraction might be recommended and what to expect

Did you know that approximately 85 percent of people will need their wisdom teeth extracted at some point in their lifetime? While many people have their wisdom teeth removed in their late teenage years, some adults who have retained their wisdom teeth may begin experiencing complications with them later in life and can benefit from their extraction. At Scott and Derry Dental Care in Milton, Ontario, our team of dentists offers wisdom tooth consultations and, when appropriate, gentle extractions to help preserve your oral health.  Reasons wisdom teeth might need to be extracted Wisdom tooth extractions essentially boil down to … Continue reading

Why wisdom tooth extraction might be necessary for your dental health

Dentist for Wisdom Tooth Extraction in Milton ON Area

The wisdom teeth are the last set of molars to emerge, typically in a person’s late teenage years or early twenties. Some people have no problems with their wisdom teeth, but most people need them extracted, with millions of people undergoing wisdom tooth removal each and every year. Below, Dr. Jameela Jifri, an experienced dentist in Milton, Ontario, explains why wisdom tooth extraction may be necessary for your oral health. Why do wisdom teeth cause problems for so many people? Unlike your other teeth, the wisdom teeth are not necessary for you to properly chew your food and speak. When … Continue reading

Wisdom teeth extraction: What to expect during and after treatment

Wisdom Teeth Extraction Treatment in Milton ON Area

Wisdom tooth removal is among the most common types of dental surgeries performed worldwide. It is estimated that about 5 million people have their wisdom teeth removed each year! At Scott and Derry Dental Care in Milton, ON, our dental team may recommend wisdom teeth extraction if they are impacted or if there is insufficient space in the mouth for them to grow correctly. Read on to discover more about what to expect during and after your treatment. Getting wisdom teeth extracted The procedure for removing wisdom teeth varies depending on whether they are impacted (failed to erupt through the … Continue reading

A dentist in Milton, ON, explains why you may need wisdom teeth removal services

Wisdom Teeth Removal Services at Scott & Derry Dental Care in Milton ON Area

Wisdom teeth are good to have but not always necessary. Often, patients complain about their wisdom teeth causing problems, which may need to be extracted. You can find professional wisdom teeth removal services in Milton, ON, at the Scott and Derry Dental Care office for the treatment you need. What are some reasons wisdom teeth need extraction? For some, wisdom teeth might never bother them, and for others, it’s as though their wisdom teeth are a constant pain. So, why do we need to extract wisdom teeth? Listed below are a few reasons why wisdom teeth need removing. Wisdom teeth … Continue reading

Where Can I Learn About Extraction of Wisdom Teeth in Milton, ON?

Where Can I Learn About Extraction of Wisdom Teeth in Milton, ON Area?

With Dr. Jameela Jifri and the professionals at Scott and Derry Dental Care in Milton, ON, you’ll be made an active, informed participant in your care. If you’re approaching the age when the extraction of your wisdom teeth should be considered, or if you have questions about the removal. Dr. Jifri, a board-certified dentist, will talk you through the procedure and help you understand why it may be necessary. She will also explain its benefits and what to expect. She believes in education and communication, and she will make sure you are confident and comfortable with your treatment from start … Continue reading

Dentist in Milton describes the wisdom teeth extraction process

Wisdom Teeth Extraction Dentist in Scott & Derry Dental Care in Milton Area

Milton area dentist, Dr. Jameela Jifri, of Scott and Derry Dental Care provides a myriad of treatments for new and current patients of the community. Included in these treatments is teeth extraction. There are a number of reasons why a patient might need to have a tooth, or several teeth, extracted. This is especially true for the wisdom teeth, which are very problematic for many of our patients. What is a wisdom tooth? The wisdom teeth, or third molars, are the last to develop in the smile. Because of their positioning in the back of the mouth, and the fact … Continue reading

What you should know about wisdom tooth extractions in Milton, ON

Wisdom Tooth Extraction in Milton ON area

Chances are, you know several people who have had their wisdom teeth removed. The procedure has almost turned into a rite of passage for older teens and young adults. Wisdom teeth are the third set of molars that are in the very back of the mouth. These teeth typically erupt in the late teens or early 20s, but for many they fail to erupt (become impacted) because there is not enough room in the mouth, or they begin to erupt at an angle. At Scott and Derry Dental Care in Milton, ON, we offer patients painless, stress-free wisdom tooth extractions. … Continue reading

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