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15 Mar

Canine teeth growing high
Hi My daughter is 12 years old. Her upper canine teeth fell out a while ago. The gap where they were once has closed with the growth of the other permanent teeth. Now that her permanent canines are erupting, they are growing high on the gum, above the other teeth. What treatment should we seek? Thank you
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17 Mar

Good day, This is a common occurrence in children. She will most likely need orthodontic treatment. consult your dentist and then if necessary, an orthodontist.
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