Do I Really Have to Get My Wisdom Teeth Taken Out?

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wisdom teeth

Extracting wisdom teeth is an incredibly common procedure. In fact, over 90% of Americans have their wisdom teeth removed. While there are some occasions when wisdom teeth surgery isn’t necessary, more often than not, it’s recommended to prevent additional problems and pain in the future. Let’s take a look at why so many Americans have… Read more »

What is a Tooth Abscess?

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An abscessed tooth isn’t a very fun topic to talk about, but it is necessary. Many people will experience an abscess in their life as well as the pain that often comes with it. At our dental office in Evansville, we’re here to share some important information about tooth abscess, so you’re able to recognize… Read more »

Oral Cancer Awareness

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oral cancer awareness

Every April, the dental community recognizes Oral Cancer Awareness Month to educate our patients and neighbors on this scary, and sometimes deadly, disease. In fact, oral cancer kills one person every hour, every day. More than 50,000 people are diagnosed every year. At our dental office in Evansville, we want to do our part and… Read more »