Management of Impacted Teeth

  • Frank de Latour
  • Vernon BurkeEmail author


Removal of impacted teeth is one of the most common procedures performed by OMS. The most commonly impacted teeth are third molars. This chapter will include the indications and contraindications for the removal of impacted teeth, surgical technique, and possible complications.


Impacted teeth Unerupted teeth Third molars Alveolar osteitis Wisdom teeth 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.William Beaumont Army Medical CenterFt BlissUSA
  2. 2.High Desert Oral and Facial SurgeryEl PasoUSA

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