The Analysis of Wisdom Teeth in Young Adults

Team Dental Health, Oral Surgery, Wisdom Teeth

Our bodies continue to grow through our teenage years as we approach adulthood. Most adult jaws can comfortably support 28 teeth. When our third molars begin to appear they often cannot fit comfortably and may be forced to grow in unhealthy positions, impacting other healthy teeth. The American Dental Association recommends that you consult with an Oral Surgeon about whether …

Gum Infection in Teenagers

Team Dental Health, Oral Health

If your child complains of sore, tender or bleeding gums after brushing or flossing, he or she may have early signs of gum disease. Healthy gum tissue and bone are necessary for each tooth. Gingivitis threatens the support system of your child’s teeth. What Is Gum Disease Gum disease involves irritation and infection of gingival tissue. This occurs when tartar …