Wisdom teeth, or third molars, are usually the last teeth to erupt in the mouth, usually appearing during a patients’ late teens or early 20s. Many patients need to have their wisdom teeth removed to preserve the health and integrity of their smile. At Manteca Dental Care, located in Manteca, CA, Dr. Rick Van Tran will work closely with you to determine if your wisdom teeth require extraction. This is a surgical procedure that is highly common, and our team uses the latest techniques and technology to make it as comfortable as possible.
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After the procedure, we will instruct you on how to best care for your smile to avoid complications such as infection, dry socket, tenderness, excessive bleeding, and loosening of surrounding teeth, fillings, or crowns.