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Preparing Yourself for a Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth removal is the most common type of oral surgery. In fact, almost 85% of people have to get their wisdom teeth removed in their lifetime. So if you’re one of them, there’s no need to worry. Contrary to what their name suggests, they don’t really have any wisdom to impart and you can do just fine without them! If you’re still apprehensive about the removal process, here’s what you need to know: Why do you need the surgery? Other than the obvious reasons, like wisdom teeth causing gum problems and hurting your jaw, there are many other potential reasons that may warrant removal. For starters, wisdom teeth can damage other, more important teeth. The extra set of molars can push down