Wisdom Teeth Removal

Getting wisdom teeth removed is almost as common as getting braces. Just about everyone will need wisdom teeth removed, just like most everyone needs some sort of orthodontic treatment. But just like with braces, there’s a lot of misinformation out there about wisdom teeth removal. Today, we want to help make the process clear for you. We believe this will... read more »

Try These Tips for Sore Wisdom Teeth

While there are some home remedies you can use to treat the uneasiness associated with sore wisdom teeth, these things alone are not sufficient to replace professional services from a licensed practitioner. If you try one or more of these treatments, be sure that you also seek out the assistance of your dentist. One of the home remedies you might... read more »

Wisdom Teeth Sometimes Need Oral Surgery to Extract them from the Gums

Third molars, often referred to as wisdom teeth, are vestigial holdovers from ancient history and the processes of evolution. While they might have served a purpose for our ancient ancestors, modern day oral hygiene practices, dental care, and natural changes to the human mouth make wisdom teeth little more than a nuisance. Dr. Samuel Richey typically recommends having them removed... read more »

Being a Teenager Can Be Quite Dangerous for Your Teeth and Gums

Being a teenager can be quite dangerous for your teeth and gums. Whether it comes from trying dangerous drugs that can destroy our mouths, attempting daredevil-type maneuvers in public, or simply playing on the local sports team, peer pressure can oftentimes cause us to neglect our safety and put our own safety at risk in the attempt to impress others.... read more »