Wisdom Teeth Removal

Most people will get their wisdom teeth in their late teens or early twenties. If they are correctly positioned they can be an asset, but without space in the mouth for them, they can become impacted and must be removed.

Fort Des Moines Dental uses the latest practices and materials to ensure wisdom teeth removal involves as little discomfort as possible.

Service Snapshot


Approx. Appt. Time

2 hours

Appt. Frequency

1 for procedure, 1 for stitch removal, if necessary

Healing Time

A few days of mild pain

Our Patients

“My children and I have been coming to Fort Des Moines Dental since 1994! What started out as a fun place to pick a toy out of the treasure chest for a good checkup became a great place for all our dental needs. Friendly staff, attentive hygienists and well-spoken dentists keep us coming back, twenty-three years and counting!”

Trish F.

“There is no better place than Fort Des Moines Dental. For over 30 years I’ve been seeing their friendly faces. I highly recommend you give them a try.”

Lois M.

Interested in Learning More?

Appointments + Insurance

515.287.5400

M 8 AM – 5 PM
T 8 AM – 5 PM
W 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
TH 8 AM – 5 PM
F 7 AM – 12 PM

Closed Saturday & Sunday

We file to all insurance companies but, we participate with the following: Delta Dental (Premier), Blue Dental, Cigna, Humana, United Concordia, Ameritas, Guardian, Principal, and Dentamax.

Got questions?

Stop on by, give us a call or send us a message and we’ll gladly attend to your needs.