I am 63 and have a new tooth growing !?

Answer Its very rare, but there are cases where people have a third set of teeth! Now, not every tooth may have a third backup, but it sounds like in your case, this particular tooth did. You should consu... Read More »

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I'm 13, and I have no idea what tooth is growing in the back of my mouth?

People typically get their first molars when they are about six, the second molars when they are about twelve, and their third molars at about age eighteen or so. The third molars ARE the teeth pe... Read More »

What do you do in the case of an adult tooth growing in behind the baby tooth before it has fallen out?

Answer Most of the time the baby tooth will fall out eventually. If it doesn't seem to be getting loose, it should be removed by a dentist so it doesn't cause adult teeth to be crowded or crooked.

I think i have a wisdom tooth growing in and it hurts. my appointment is in july?

Wisdom teeth tend to come through in stages and that's why you sometimes get times of discomfort and then it resolves. An x-ray will confirm that there is enough room for the tooth to come through,... Read More »

Tooth growing on top of baby tooth!?

Going to the dentist to have a baby tooth removed will be *less* painful. They will numb you completely and get rid of it in seconds. Baby teeth that refuse to come loose are still attached to the... Read More »