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6  Reasons To Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed ASAP

Written by: Megan Cohen


1 Abscess and infection.

Because wisdom teeth are so far back in the mouth they can be hard to clean and harbor bacteria that can cause periodontal infection.

2 Crowding

The mouth only fits 28 teeth and when 32 are left in they can cause       severe pain and even decay of the teeth next to them.

3 Migration of other teeth

If you had braces but leave in your wisdom teeth in they may shift around the teeth in the rest of  mouth, undoing your orthodontist’s magic.

4 A chance at Youtube stardom.

You’re not gonna want to miss out on recording a viral video of yourself post-operation.

5 Ice Cream

This is basically an excuse to eat Ice cream, milkshakes and smoothies for a week straight.

6 You’ll probably have to do it eventually

85% of people get their wisdom teeth out voluntarily or after a serious infection requiring surgery.