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How old is it considered early for your wisdom teeth to erupt

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kyle Shank
12 years experience Dentistry
Varies: It really depends. Some kids start getting theirs in at 14-15, some aren't coming in until their mid to late 20's. A lot depends on the direction the ... Read More
Dr. Kyle Shank
12 years experience Dentistry
Depends: Wisdom teeth can come in any time in a wide age range, and keeping in mind that everyone develops at a different rate, this probably isn't a major wor ... Read More

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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
17 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
That is normal: On a 6 year old the back teeth can exfoliate giving room for the adult teeth. However the wisdom teeth are not present at this young age. The baby m ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Brodsky
57 years experience Dentistry
What?: I need to know her age. It cannot be a wisdom tooth!
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Need evaluation: Girls' wisdom teeth erupt about 18-20. There are no baby teeth in the permanent molar area. I really think you should take your child to your family ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No: The position of the wisdom teeth, development, and symptoms exhibited by the wisdom teeth are more important factors than the age of the patient. Som ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
37 years experience Dentistry
See DDS: Contact your dentist for a clinical and radiographic examination to determine if the third molar is present and the treatment plan.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William m Simpson
48 years experience Family Medicine
Likely nothing: Periods may occur early, be heavier or lighter than usual or be missed altogether after stresses such as surgical procedures, significant emotional st ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kyle Shank
12 years experience Dentistry
Depends: Wisdom teeth can come in any time in a wide age range, and keeping in mind that everyone develops at a different rate, this probably isn't a major wor ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Bohannan
24 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Usually not much: Wisdom teeth are the oddest teeth in your mouth. They can develop early or late and usually will not be used to forensically date someone. Check wit ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
38 years experience Dentistry
Yes: The question I have is how early. Normally they come in between 15 and the late twenties. If your concerned have your dentist take a look and even t ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Smart
7 years experience Dentistry
It's possible: The tooth itself is not growing ("erupting") into your mouth. The tooth is fully grown and likely does not have the capacity to move itself around in ... Read More
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