Posts Tagged ‘ wisdom teeth removal ’

Reasons why you would have to get your wisdom teeth removed

Wisdom teeth removal has become so common, many people just assume they will need it in their late teens or early 20s. This is generally true for most — 5 million Americans have the procedure every year. If you’re reading this, chances are you want to sink your chompers into info about why wisdom teeth […]

Is it Time to have my Wisdom Teeth Removed?

It is quite important to rely on the advice of your dentist or Oral Surgeon as to the decision of removing wisdom teeth, which very much varies case by case.  Following such advice is a sound practice if you undergo regular check-ups. In such cases, examinations or x-rays will identify when wisdom teeth will grow […]

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 : […]

Wisdom teeth removal; Is summer time the wise time?

Wisdom teeth removal; Is summer time the wise time? Summer time… Time for bathing suits, sunglasses, outdoor activities and more. Although it may not rhyme with summertime, did you know that it’s also the most popular time of the year for wisdom teeth removal? Another reason to savour delicious ice cream this summer! The timing for third […]

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 […]

Favorite teeth?

Our favourite teeth? Wisdom and new! It is no surprise! Oral and maxillofacial surgeons specialize in treatments such as wisdom teeth removal and dental implants (new). Dental implants qualify as “new” as they can replace one, several or all of your teeth while still looking, feeling and functioning like natural ones. To find out more about: […]

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 […]