teeth dentist health smileThere is always a certain amount of discomfort when wisdom teeth first break through the gum line. However, other instances might require the help of a dentist. Three warning signs which could indicate that something is awry include:

– If you experience a foul taste in your mouth.

– Teeth are coming in very crooked.

– Pain and swelling in the jaw at the new tooth.

“Although the majority of people do end up having their wisdom teeth removed, there is a small percentage of people who can keep their wisdom teeth without any problems.”

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Dr. Fraser Hendrie BDS (Glasg.) MFGDP (UK)

Fraser is a Glasgow graduate with over 20 years of experience. He is the one of the principal dentists at Craigentinny Dental Care in Edinburgh. He has a reputation for consistent, high quality work and a love of innovation. Many of Dr Hendrie’s patients travel from the far reaches of Scotland, the UK and beyond. So wherever you live from Portobello or around Edinburgh to further afield he will be pleased to meet you. He is a member of the Student Clinicians of the American Dental Association, British Dental Association, the Association of Dental Implantology, and has studied at the Pankey Institute in Miami on several occasions. Fraser has particular interests in Dental Implantology, Preventive dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry and information technology. Fraser has also been admitted to the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners by examination. Fraser is married with two young children and lives in Edinburgh. In his free time he enjoys running, cycling, and kite-surfing.