Avoiding the removal of wisdom teeth can have consequences down the road. In addition to sheer physical discomfort, it can cause a teen’s still-developing teeth to become knocked “out of line,” potentially causing jaw and bite issues, and leading to more problems in adulthood. The good news? With all of the advances in precision dental technology and pain therapy, removing wisdom teeth isn’t nearly as traumatic as it used to be. For more information, give Dr. Telly Pappas a call.