Death of Hesy-Ra, an Egyptian scribe, is often called the first “dentist.” There is an inscription on his tomb includes the title “the greatest of those who deal with teeth, and of physicians.”
This is the earliest known reference to a person identified as a dental practitioner.
Between causing bouts of discomfort on unwary mouths and hiding in dark corners, the wisdom tooth shares snippets of wisdom from the field of dentistry.
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