Impacted wisdom tooth. How do I know if it's overcrowding my front teeth? Does crowding of teeth cause pain? Can overcrowdin be fixed by braces later?

Wisdom Teeth. It's controversial whether impacted wisdom teeth cause crowding or not. If you have pain, it's possible the wisdom teeth are the cause. Overcrowding can certainly be helped with braces, the best thing would be visit a dentist to check on the wisdom teeth and to see what the cause of pain is. They can also give their opinion of braces, it's almost always better to treat crowding earlier.

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It's been 4 months since my horizontally-impacted wisdom tooth surgeryI've got burning and pain in my tongue and lower front teeth I didn't take medic?

Sounds like. some sort of nerve effect, which may or may not be related to your surgery. Re-consult with your oral surgeon. Read more...
Nerves injured? The proximity to the main trunk nerve and your horizontally impacted 3rd molars, make it possible that these nerves suffered some minor damage during the removal of your lower wisdom teeth. Your symptoms sure sound like that is a possibility and there would be no way to predict that prior or even during surgery. Call your oral surgeon and see if you can be placed on a special anti-inflammatory med. Read more...