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How would you know if you have an impacted wisdom tooth?

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In brief: Ask your dentist

An impacted tooth is under the gum and bone, and you would need radiographs to see it.

In brief: Ask your dentist

An impacted tooth is under the gum and bone, and you would need radiographs to see it.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Dr. Daniel Sampson
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
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In brief: Often you don't

Because an impacted wisdom tooth is typically under the gum tissue and is usually without symptoms.
Radiographs are needed to determine if a tooth is impacted.

In brief: Often you don't

Because an impacted wisdom tooth is typically under the gum tissue and is usually without symptoms.
Radiographs are needed to determine if a tooth is impacted.
Dr. Daniel Sampson
Dr. Daniel Sampson
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