Wisdom Tooth Removal

At some point in their lives, most people will need to have their wisdom teeth removed. Third molars, or more commonly known as "wisdom teeth," develop in the late teenage years or early twenties. Because the jaw bone is typically not large enough to accommodate this third set of molars, wisdom teeth can potentially pose serious problems to the rest of the mouth by crowding or damaging adjacent teeth, the jawbone or nerves. In most cases, wisdom teeth are extracted to prevent overcrowding and maintain optimal tooth and gum health.

We understand you may have fears associated with getting your wisdom teeth removed. At Scottsboro Family Dentistry, you can expect to receive the gentle treatment you deserve. We take special care to walk you through each step of the wisdom teeth removal process to maximize your comfort level—from your first examination to the end of your recovery.

Please call or email us if you have any questions regarding the services we provide.


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I was recently a patient of Dr Brett Bigelow's and was extremely apprehensive about going to the dentist. Dr Brett and his staff were very friendly and took the time to answer all my questions, they made me feel right at home. Throughout my dental procedure I never experienced any discomfort. Dr Brett and Haley truly gave me a new perspective when it comes to going to the dentist, I will go back to Dr Brett for all mine and my families dental needs! 2 "THUMBS UP" to Bigelow Denistry!"

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