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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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What Florence Henderson Learned From Her Impacted Teeth
...As she told Dear Doctor magazine, her experience with having four impacted wisdom teeth removed — at the same time — “...

Exposing and Preserving Impacted Canine Teeth
...Wisdom teeth are especially prone to this kind of impaction, to the extent they’re often surgically removed (extracted) to avoid future problems to adjacent teeth or the bite...

Neil Patrick Harris: What the Oscars Host Treasures Most
...No, as it turns out, the 41-year-old actor’s most treasured possession is… his wisdom teeth...

Ariana Grande Breaks Free - of Her Wisdom Teeth
Via a recent Instagram post, pop diva Ariana Grande became the latest young celebrity to publicly acknowledge a dental milestone: having her wisdom teeth removed...

Julianne Hough Shares a Video - and a Song - After Wisdom Teeth Come Out
...Then, not long ago, she shared a video taken after her wisdom teeth were removed in December 2016...

Extracting a Tooth is a Routine Procedure
...But even with the surgical component, these more complicated extractions are relatively minor and routine—millions of wisdom teeth, for example, are removed every year in this manner...

4 Dental Health Areas That Deserve Attention Before Getting Back to School
...And you should have your teenagers' wisdom teeth monitored regularly in case they're impacted or causing other dental problems—they may require removal in early adulthood or before...

Prevention Tips for Children
...These teeth are gradually replaced by the age of 12 or so with a full set of 28 permanent teeth, and later on, four molars called "wisdom teeth...

Wisdom Teeth
Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that erupt in the back corners of the upper and lower normal adult mouth...

Extractions
... Wisdom Teeth Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that erupt in the back corners of the upper and lower normal adult mouth...