A 43-year-old member asked:
Impacted wisdom teeth, is it really worth it to have them removed if there is not pain?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 40 years experience
They are of no use: If they are impacted then they are of no use. Ask your surgeon to evaluate the surrounding tissue and to advise you of your options.
4.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dentistry 48 years experience
It depends: If there is not enough room for the wisdom teeth or they are too close to the last molars they should be removed.
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Feb 12, 2014
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