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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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.

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 »

Is it normal to be growing a new tooth at the age of 18?

Yep. It means wisdom teeth might be coming in. However...those usually have to come out. I was never born with any. So go to a dentist because ...might have to take it out.

My wisdom tooth is growing in towards my cheek?

Most people have to get their wisdom tooth pulled because there is not enough room for them in your mouth and they can grow in crooked. Most likely all 4 wisdom teeth will need to be removed unless... Read More »