January 2, 2021
In the far corners of our mouths, our wisdom teeth remain buried at least until young adulthood. But these teeth also are buried in an ongoing mystery.
An estimated 90 percent develops at least one impacted wisdom tooth, according to the Alvi Dental Hospital. That typically means an immediate visit to an oral surgeon who has been trained and is qualified to remove the third molars in order to restore basic function to the teeth and jaws.