Posts Tagged ‘ dents de sagesse ’

FAQ on Wisdom teeth and sedation!

This FAQ gets to the tooth of the matter on wisdom teeth and sedation We have all seen them: online videos of people fresh from their wisdom teeth extraction surgery, still under the effects of sedation and behaving ‘high-lariously’. While this comedic content can be great for L-O-Ls, for those about to undergo the procedure […]

Who Should Remove Your Wisdom Teeth?

So you’ve been feeling a bit of pain in your wisdom teeth and, after consulting your dentist, have been told you need to have them extracted. ‘Wonderful!’ you might be thinking (though not quite so enthusiastically…). Once you’ve come to grips with the news, it’s time to shift from ‘shock’ to ‘solution’ mode, which raises […]

9 Questions on Wisdom Teeth Removal Surgery Answered

  The decision to have your wisdom teeth (also known as third molars) removed is an important one. Whether your wisdom teeth are impacted or not, it’s a decision that will ‘impact’ your oral hygiene and habits for the rest of your life. To help demystify the procedure, we’ve put together a short FAQ about […]

Wisdom teeth removal. Should it be done in the summer time?

The timing of wisdom teeth removal is often dictated by a patient’s presenting symptoms, or it is based on a dental professional recommendation due to clinical or radiographic findings. Summer is a popular time for wisdom teeth removal in the student population. This is a convenient time for consultation and for treatment with minimal disruption […]

Case of the month: Wandering wisdom tooth

To the dental community and to anyone interested in participating: Question: Can you guess what happened to the wisdom tooth on the upper left side? À la communauté dentaire et à toutes les personnes souhaitant participer: Question: Pouvez-vous deviner ce qui s’est passé avec la troisième molaire gauche au niveau du maxillaire supérieur? The answer : […]

Current Concepts in Dentoalveolar and Third Molar Surgery

          Our team of surgeons at Seaforth Oral Surgery are academically involved and continuously thriving for excellence. On April 5th 2014, Dr. Chehade,  Dr. Shenouda and Dr Bonin shared their clinical experience and expert knowledge on the subject of third molar (wisdom tooth) surgery during a McGill Continuing Education Course. This course was held at the great education […]

Wisdom Teeth Personalities

What if impacted wisdom teeth had personalities? What if different types of impactions meant different types of “personalities”? We thought it would be informative and fun to share creative images portraying cases of impacted third molars (wisdom teeth). Impacted wisdom teeth are third molars at the back of the mouth that don’t have enough room to emerge or […]

Impacted Wisdom teeth

Impacted wisdom teeth may cause problems to neighboring teeth. It is therefore recommended that these teeth be removed or extracted. Read more about wisdom teeth removal:http://tinyurl.com/5ezppc Contact us _____ Les dents de sagesse incluses peuvent causer des problèmes aux dents voisines. L’extraction de ces dents est donc recommandée. Pour en savoir plus à propos de l’extraction […]

Wisdom teeth. To remove or not to remove?

Wisdom teeth, also known as third molars, are the last teeth to break through the gum or “erupt” at the back of your mouth. Wisdom teeth usually appear between the age of 17 and 25, also known as the “age of wisdom”. However, in many cases, wisdom teeth are not visible because they are not able […]