Wisdom teeth are the third molars present at the back of your mouth. Sometimes, they become impacted and do not have enough room to emerge and develop normally. It can cause pain, damage to neighboring teeth, and other dental problems. Located at the back of your mouth, cleaning them sometimes becomes tough. This can make them a site for decay and bacterial growth.
In some cases, impacted wisdom teeth might not cause any issues early, but it will make the person suffer lifelong. If your wisdom teeth are impacted, surgical extractions are the only way to get rid of them. Sometimes, your dentist in Miami, FL, might also suggest removing your wisdom tooth even if it is not causing any problems to save you from any future dental issues.