What Does It Mean When a Tooth Falls Out?

Answer Children lose primary teeth, also known as baby teeth, because the teeth loosen when their jaw begins to grow to its final size. Tooth loss in adults can be caused by many things and be cause for c... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What Does It Mean When a Tooth Falls Out

My tooth is starting to turn black, what does this mean?

Firstly, ouch! My cousin lost his front teeth playing football, so this is more common than you think! Secondly, the same thing happened to me (without the trauma!). I have a calcium deficiency mea... Read More »

How long should it take for a child's permanent tooth to grow in after losing the baby tooth?

How long do you have to wait after a root canal before you can brush that tooth if it is your front tooth?

Usually on the evening on the day after the procedure.

How long does it take for a loose tooth to tighten?

If it was knocked out of the groove, and was hangin' by the nerve, but placed back - then it will be back to normal in about 4-5months if your b very careful with it, and don't eat anything harder ... Read More »