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San Francisco Doctors Tend To Use Fancy Words About Wisdom Teeth

It’s a fact that doctors and dentists like to use fancy words, especially here in affluent San Francisco. We’re not exactly known as a “salt of the earth” town like Tulsa or Cleveland. Our San Francisco doctors seem to have a language that is all their own which may be devised so that we patients look up to them because we don’t understand what they are talking about. Continue reading

Why Have Wisdom Teeth Extracted?

Many people wonder why we have wisdom teeth if they are really nothing but a nuisance. The fact is that anthropologists believe that wisdom teeth, which are our third set of molars, evolved because our ancestors needed to chew foods like nuts, roots, leaves, and meats which were tough and required more chewing power, which caused excessive wearing of the teeth overall. Continue reading