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Do You Have to Have Your Wisdom Teeth out Before Geting Invisalign?

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Wisdom tooth extraction for Invisalign

Extraction of wisdom teeth is not really needed for Invisalign to work. They are too far back to have an effect on tooth movment.

New York Orthodontist
5.0 out of 5 stars 23 reviews

153 East 87th
New York, NY 10128

Wisdom teeth removal prior to invisalign treatment

Not necessarily.  Only if they may interfere with the fit of the aligners which is normally not the case. 

Michael Firouzian, DDS
Columbus Dentist
5.0 out of 5 stars 2 reviews

1 East Campus View Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43235

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