Something major happens in your late teens or early 20s that can have long-term effects on your oral health. When your wisdom teeth erupt, they can become impacted, which can be painful and could increase your risk of cavities and gum disease. The American Dental Association video can help you understand what see what we mean.

Fortunately, our team at Drew Family Dentistry can perform wisdom teeth removals at our office in Bend, OR. Regular dental checkups give us an opportunity to monitor the development of your third molars and identify potential problems before they occur. Contact us online or call 541-668-8070 to request an appointment with us.