Will getting my wisdom teeth pulled help my teeth straighten?

No. Teeth want to erupt and to move forward to compensate for the wear our stone-age ancestors gave their teeth that we don't. Removing wisdom teeth does not cause crowded front or side teeth to spontaneously straighten, nor does it provide room to straighten teeth. Separate issues. See a qualified orthodontic specialist for evaluation and explanation.
No, but. No, but if you have dental crowding that is related to wisdom teeth, then orthodontist may want wisdom teeth removed to align teeth properly. Make sure your wisdom teeth are evaluated and treated by a board certified oral & maxillofacial surgeon.
No. No, you will have to consult with an orthodontist regarding straighter teeth.
Straighter teeth?? Extracting wisdom teeth will not straighten your teeth. Although pressure fro the wisdom teeth can push teeth a little out of line depending on the duration of the pressure, removal of the wisdom teeth will not affect straightening, that will have to be achieved orthodontically.

Related Questions

When should you get wisdom teeth pulled out?

Ideally. Most surgeons prefer to remove wisdom teeth before the roots are fully developed, which typically is during the teenage years. If you are having a problem with any wisdom tooth that is deemed non-restorable, non-functional, causing or contributing to a problem, it should be removed asap, provided there are not contraindications for you to undergo the surgical procedure. Read more...
Early. The safest time is mid teens. The roots have not fully formed and the risks are lower. Some wisdom teeth do not require removal. The best bet is to seek an evaluation by a board certified oral surgeon who can examine and give the options. Read more...

How painful is it to get wisdom teeth pulled?

Very little. With modern anesthesia and sedation it is possible that you may not feel any pain. Check with your dentist before starting to get an idea of your concerns. Read more...
Painless. With a combination of knowledge, expertise, kindness, proper anesthesia and gentleness, dentists can do a lot to make your wisdom teeth surgery uneventful, pleasant, painless and stress free. . Read more...

Could everybody get their wisdom teeth pulled?

No. No. The primary reasone are if they are causing pain, if there isn't enough room and they may cause crowding of the other teeth, if they are erupted and have cavities, or your othrodonitist needs room to move your crooked teeth. Read more...
Yes. Everybody could have their wisdom teeth removed, but the real question is should everybody have their wisdom teeth removed? A clinical evaluation with the appropriate x-ray(s) where all of the teeth can be visualized, and the entire wisdom tooth or teeth by your dentist should be performed to properly advise you if you should or should not have them removed. Read more...

Do I absolutely need to get wisdom teeth pulled?

No absolutes. . Not everyone needs their wisdom teeth removed. Some people do not have them. Some erupt normally with adequate space. However, some are in poor position that can damage other teeth, cause repeat infections , have caries, or cause pain or other problems. These wisdom teeth are evaluated and determined the risk or harm. Your dentist is your best to talk to. Read more...
Maybe. No - if they are in position and not causing a problem. Yes - if they are in position and causing a problem. Yes - if they are not in position , they will cause a problem if they are not now. Waiting until later only makes a bad situation much worse. Read more...
Depends. It depends if the wisdom teeth are fully erupted and there is enough room for them. Impacted wisdom left untreated are prone to cyst formation. See a dentist who performs 3rd molar extractions or an oral surgeon. They will do an evaluation , and make recommendations, while giving the pro;s and cons of the procedures . Read more...

How can it feel to get your wisdom teeth pulled?

Expect some. Discomfort. It is a surgical procedure. It's more comfortable to be put to sleep for the extractions. That way when you wake up its all done. Hope this helps. Read more...
Shouldnt. When your teeth are pulled you should be numb how you feel after depends if the teeth were impacted or not. If bone needs to be removed there will be swelling and more post op discomfort, if they are in the mouth and erupted there should be minimal post op pain. Read more...