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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Genetics: And premature loss of primary teeth, as well as parafunctional habits like thumb sucking or using a pacifier for too long. You can control most everyt ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Krantz
9 years experience Dentistry
Size discrepancies: When teeth come in "wrong" [fancy doctor word, ectopic eruption], it is usually because there was no room for them. Human teeth will take the path of ... Read More
Dr. Behram Dalal
31 years experience Dentistry
Malocclusion : Can result for a host of reasons. Can be genetic, skeletal, due to congenitally missing teeth, etc. Your dentist will advise you when its time to ha ... Read More

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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Common: It does happen.
Dr. Jake Richards
12 years experience Dentistry
Yup!: That's due to genetics moslty but enviornmental things like binky or finger/thumb sucking can cause it as well. If you are concerned see your dentist ... Read More
Dr. Shawn Murray
15 years experience Dentistry
Crooked teeth: Yes. Unfortunately those little teeth have a mind of their own. If they come in crooked, don't worry too much about it because it is not an indication ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
This is variable: Teeth eruption is quite variable in normal babies. The average quoted is bottom two by 4-6 mo & 1/mo untill all 20 come in. I have seen the bottom two ... Read More
Dr. Julia Sundel
18 years experience Pediatrics
1-2 months: The bottom teeth (central incisors) usually come in at 6-8 months. The top teeth come in at 7-9 months. Some babies start teething earlier or later.
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Dr. Richard Ruden
38 years experience Dentistry
Soon: Usually, within two months the maxillary (top) two front teeth will erupt.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Absolutely: And there can be many reasons, too numerous to mention here. To find out why the baby teeth are crooked, your child should see a growth and developme ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Yes: They can.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. TED FEDER
Dr. TED FEDER answered
40 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Impacted?: Wisdom teeth come in late: are they causing any problems? Wisdom teeth don't come in at all: a special x-ray is needed to see if the wisdom teeth a ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Varies: Usually the bottom 2 central incisors erupt at around 6 months followed by the top 2 central incisors at around 8 months. Typically the lateral inciso ... Read More
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Every : Every child has a different eruption pattern, some children start teething sonner than others. Nothing you can do about it, so don't worry.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Wasser
Specializes in Pediatrics
Around age 2: Teeth come in when they come in. 1st molars usually arrive around the 2nd birthday. Your baby dentition seems to be completely normal.
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
It : It is probably one tooth, and depending on the shape it looks like two to you. Then again, if two baby teeth are fused together, it might be two teet ... Read More

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