Mumsnetters aren't necessarily qualified to help if your child is unwell. If you have any serious medical concerns, we would urge you to consult your GP.

Complete Adult Teeth

(4 Posts)
babasheep Fri 27-Sep-13 13:35:55

Just wonder what sort of age do most children have their complete adult teeth?

Lottie4 Fri 27-Sep-13 15:03:42

Not sure what the average age is, but my daughter is 12. She just had two removed by the dentist as she is due to have a brace next spring and they want to catch the two adult teeth as they come through as they are due to grow inwards (her other teeth stick outwards severely the other way). She has one left which is a little wobbly, so for her I'd say she will have all her adult teeth before she is 14.

my niece is 14 and still has a couple of baby teeth

louismummy Fri 27-Sep-13 21:56:20

I have patients as young as 8 ( very early) to 17 with retained baby teeth who require them removing to allow the adult teeth to com through, and everyone else is in the middle!

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now