A 45-year-old member asked:
how to tell whether a tooth is a baby tooth or permanent tooth?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered
39 years experience Dentistry
Not without an exam: You will need to see a local dentist to tell you if a tooth is a baby tooth or a secondary tooth. This cannot be answered over the internet without visualization.
Answered on May 21, 2013
Dr. Robert Brodsky answered
57 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Most of the time it can be decided just by looking at it. Sometimes, however, we need to get an xray.
Answered on May 23, 2013
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