Originated From

Can adult teeth get loose? If they fall out, would ...

Can adult teeth get loose? If they fall out, would another one grow?

Liked this question? Tell your friends about it

2 Answers

Order by
Oldest to Newest
Newest to Oldest

Adult teeth can get loose from many different causes, and usually they do not grow back (unlike a few other animals who grow new teeth all their lives).

If it's not fun, you're doing it wrong. FREE !!! Help the U.N. feed people by playing a free game at freerice.com It's free, fun and educational. Professor Snotsengabber, a charter member of S.N.O.T.S.

Adult teeth do get loose and fall out mainly because of deep pockets surrounding the tooth that are caused by decay and problems with the gums. A tooth that loosens and falls out will not be replaced except by implants or false teeth. That is why it is important to take care of your teeth by cleaning by a dental technician and regular dentist examinations.

Ask a Question... We'll forward it to people who know

More Questions

My baby is teething and passing mucus stool once a day, is this

Teething is normal. As far as the stool is concerned, it could be nothing. But, it is a much better idea to be a bit paranoid when it comes to babies. I would call your baby's doctor and ask them if they think that you should bring your baby into the office. Maybe he/she has some sort of stomach ...

Teeth extractions

Get a second opinion.

My 3.2 year old has some cavities. He did horrible ...

this sounds bad. I would suggest trying to find another alternative. Perhaps some sort of anisthetic. I can see how such an experience could be traumatic for a child.

Since my son started going to the dentist they ...

Take him to another dentist and ask for a second opinion. I can't believe that a dentist would pull a small child's teeth if it wasn't necessary.