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What you need to know about wisdom teeth?

What you need to know about wisdom teeth?

Why are wisdom teeth called wisdom?   Although formally known as third molars, the common name is wisdom teeth because they appear so late – much later than the other teeth, at an age where people are presumably “wiser” than as a child, when the other teeth erupt. Wisdom teeth, which are also known as third molars, usually appear between ages 17 to 25. They’re…

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What are the different types of braces and which type is right for me?

What are the different types of braces and which type is right for me?

Few people are lucky enough to be born with perfect teeth, but orthodontic treatment can make a huge difference to you or your child. Your orthodontist may recommend any of the following types of braces or dental appliances to help correct your particular problem. If you want to see all of the types of orthodontic braces we have in our…

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