Each individual wisdom tooth is unique and depending on how it grows,
it can have different impact on bones and/or tissues. Their varied
developments such as impaction, horizontal or slant placement may affect
other teeth and cause troubles. They have to be extracted out and is a highly skillful job being performed by our
If the impaction is between the third molar and part of the second
molar, this kind is called bone impaction. It can be
subcategorized into vertical, horizontal, and angular depending on the way
they are intersecting.
The last one is called tissue
impaction, because the wisdom tooth is directly breaking
out of the tissue.
Only under the X-Ray can these impactions be clearly identified.