congenitally missing permanent teeth

I am a 62-year old woman and I’ve been told by a few dentists that my bite is “very bad”: I am congenitally missing an upper incisor and one dentist felt that this was the problem. Have you had any issues since the implant was placed? My baby will be one this month and her dental X-ray shows that her central incisors on the top and bottom aren’t there. She is so self conscious already. I have a baby tooth at the front of my bottom teeth and my father was almost the same having two baby teeth in the same place.There are large gaps between my teeth which makes me feel embarrassed. Richard Courson, DDS. 12 upper and 12 lower. 6 year olds are missing many teeth naturally but as she gets older she will want teeth and then you can work with an orthodontist to get that for her. I have 8 teeth on top and 6 on the bottom. I never thought to look it up before. My youngest is severely autistic, non-verbal, so any work he needs would need to be done under general anaesthetic, the only advantage he has is that he isn’t bothered about his appearance unlike his brother who is more selfconscious, I think we’re in for a hugely expensive future, I would like them to have implants, but this can only be done when they’ve finished growing which is about 21, the question is what to do in the meantime, i really dont want them to have false plates as it ruined my palette. The corresponding one on the other side is smaller than the other teeth. I’m also missing my wisdom teeth. His treatment is in progress at this very moment as for my other 2 children with that same problem. My daughter whom is 5 has lost both top front teeth. We haven’t discovered anyone is my close family that has had this same problem. He also said he sees more girls than boys with this mutation. So when anyone of the 32 teeth is missing, then the case is called as Congenitally missing teeth. 2 – Second Premolars – The teeth right in front of your molars. Your new dentist/ orthodontist will be a team – they can make a retainer with false teeth on them. Dentist said she had never seen that before: a child not having a baby tooth come in but yet having the adult tooth grow in later. I hope that helps! Tooth Pain and Sinuses: Can A Sinus Infection Cause a Toothache? It is nice to know other people have similar problems…as I know of no one else who has this. The roots of the baby teeth are usually dissolved as the permanent tooth works its way to the surface, and this causes the baby teeth to fall out. So, even though you think your bridges look funny, I’d be willing to bet that most other people don’t even know the difference. He looked at the whole overall picture. 14 to be exact. It is heart breaking to me. Good luck with her treatment! Obviously as any parent you want the best for your child and to have the lovely smile, We’re worried about the cost and stress it will cause her in years to come and now sunken tooth extraction !!!! With only one missing tooth, it is hard to get a symmetrical smile because you only have three incisors. Usually this can be solved with an appliance, or more ideally, dental implants when she gets older. Will my other molars form or have to be removed? …I want to knw. Hang in there, everything will be OK. I’m 17 years old and I have missing lateral insicors. Hi Michelle and Ben, I’m experiencing the same problem with my 4 yr old son. We have no family history and my other 3 (younger than he is) children have all their teeth. The oldest is missing a total of 14 adult teeth and the youngest has only 1 adult tooth. And also I want to know whether it is hereditary because I am carrying and what precautions need I take if my baby will develop such kind of teeth. My orthodontist was of the school of thought that it’s an evolutionary thing. I have three kids and early orthodontic intervention was recommended for each of them. If you feel that something just isn’t right, speak up, ask questions and demand answers. My siblings and parents have no missing teeth but I think my grandad does! The two front and one lateral incisor. They put bands back on when I was 16 +1/2 . They are the wrong shape according to my dentist. And there is no gap,my other teeth just filled in around it. I have a lot more self confidence now. This site is intended for educational, informative, and entertainment purposes only. I had bridges put in and I assumed that was that. I just hung up the phone with my insurance, medical and dental, and I am shocked to learn that my insurance will only pay $1500 total for the four separate implants my daughter needs. The implant wasn’t painful at all (lots of freezing, then 1 day of pain pills) and the Lumoners fill the spaces/ gaps in and look completely natural (biggest complaint about Lumoners is that it makes the teeth look to big- not a problem for me). When he was about 5, that same dentist told me to sit down, I did and he told me that my son was missing 13 permanent teeth, 4 of which were his wisdom teeth (I guess there is a bit of a blessing in this story). Just remind them in around 10 years they will have perfect amazing teeth. If not, don’t worry much yet. I do think it is very important for her to have a full set of teeth and no gaps.. I grew up always thinking that my parents let me pull out my adult teeth in that spot thinking that they were lose. My husband is missing teeth from a bike accident and he constantly has problems with his implants and bridge. after a while and healing the gaps become very small and barely noticeable. Thank you so much for your help in advance! She has got a back baby tooth which has never developed properly – I was informed this was due to me being so poorly during pregnancy, but I’m beginning to worry now. PS – this Dr. says I must be happy, but if he cements these crowns into my mouth and I am not happy, what is the recourse? She has had the butterfly bridge for 20 years with no problems. My email is if you can’t reach me here thank you very much. I was interested in your comment because I have a son who is missing his upper lateral incisors and is being recommended maryland bridges. Is it possible that a tooth could have came in something like 5 years later? My mother and I needed no further treatment besides braces- although I do have several baby teeth that might have issues as I get older (I’m 35). I was born without lateral incisors, a bicuspid and 3 of my wisdom teeth. It was pulled then, and replaced a few months later. I am very worried since I do not want them to be made fun of by other kids. You should figure out what’s going on, and you may need to start braces a whole lot sooner. My siblings are lucky and have naturally straight and pretty teeth! Whereas a removable particle denture typically uses a denture case made of acrylic that rests on the gums and jaws and consists of artificial teeth that fill the missing tooth space. I never had it as a baby tooth either. We live by the University of Minnesota and I know they have a great medical center so pray they have dental too. It would be great to hear if you have received any advice on whether to take action or otherwise. Any suggestions? Yes, it is safe to swim while you on periods. First of all, the mid line is off. Failure of any these teeth to fully develop is called congenitally missing teeth or, in scientific terms, hypodontia. I always have blamed that accident on this tooth never having come down. My little cousin has the same thing, though no one else (that I know of) in my family has that. i still have two more baby teeth. The oldest had all his baby teeth, but 11 of them do not have any permanent ones behind them. At 21 I am still wearing this retainer with fake teeth. He had read in a dental journal that this new ortho and his team just helped a girl that was missing 15 teeth. Get that panoramic x-ray! Hello I agree to get it corrected as soon as possible. I hope that help! I’ve had all 4 of my wisdom teeth removed and I’m not sure how I feel about having 2 more teeth removed. The thing that caught my attention is that this is linked to a syndrome, one being Down’s. Read, Complete Insight on Anodontia and Its Treatment, Common Dental Problems in Kids that You Should Know, What are Baby Cavities? We waited a few months and saw no change. My baby teeth were normal. I am now 30 years old, and I think he made a wrong choice and that I was to young to even realize what they where doing. If you were pregnant is this something that you should consider? I’m concerned that the roots would not go deep enough for a crown lengthening procedure. So my son couldn’t win, right? Most cases of hypodontia result from a lack of a little band of tissue, known as the dental lamina, underneath the gums to form. I am 54 years old and missing my upper lateral incisors. Her orthodontist has stated that it is medically necessary that these implants be done. Hi I have two of the bottom middle/front teeth missing. I will find out in 2 months at our next dental visit when they do a full smile xray exactly what’s wrong, but it was interesting. This actually runs in my family. Want an icon to show up when you leave a comment? They pulled the canine teeth before they placed the bands on. I’d never had insurance before so I’ve not been able to do much beyond a bonding that was done when I was about 12yrs old. Has anyone heard of this or know someone with it? I learned from the dentist 2 years ago that don’t have top teeth #7 & #10. Now one 4 unit bridge is failing…not enough bone to get implants. Her dentist was completely shocked at her next checkup when she saw that tooth erupting. Have any of her other permanent teeth come in? I was already extremely nervous for my braces coming soon since there is a gap in between my two front teeth but now I have to wait for my perfect teeth until I’m about 20 years old! I have my two from teeth and my incisors next to them. Hope this helps. i’m glad i didn’t have to go through having implants put in. But did not want to take an xray since she is too young. Colored Braces: What Colors of Braces Can You Get? He has been in the military since he was 18 and has started the process. I had smaller than normal size teeth, so my partial plates had to be attached to 2 teeth on each side of the replacement, for each partial plate. It’s just what parents do…Damn the insurance companies! You could do that, but it will look weird and change his bite. On the lighter side, my mother always used to tell me that when my older brother and I were just little kids, I knocked my brother down the stairs and he lost a baby tooth. Is there any simple remedy to fix the existing shaking tooth firmly for as along as possible . With that being said , my central incisor also became a little more crooked . There are almost 20% of cases when people suffer from congenitally missing teeth though there are several types of congenitally missing teeth. She lacks the lower canine baby teeth– they just never came in. My husband is missing 13 teeth. But it’s pretty scary when your kid’s mouth is such a challenge that he leaves the orthodontist saying “Hmmmm….” and scratching his head. If, at 15, they still aren’t there, then we’ll get implants. Every time I get x-rays my dentist is amazed they are still holding on as he says there are no roots left. Hi Right now I have 2 pontics on the outer part of my two front teeth & my K9s are almost in their correct position. Any additional advice please? The baby tooth unfortunately is badly decayed and has already damage the nerve hence I don’t feel anything currently but dentist recommend me to pluck it out and put braces to close the gap since I have a bit of overcrowding teeth. we will find out about my 4 year old when he does his xray. I am very happy with the results. 4 – Lower Central Incisors – These are the two front teeth in the lower jaw. Congenitally missing teeth can also be genetic. Right now all that can be seen is a tiny bit of the biting surface of the tooth through the hole cut in her gum. i was fitted with braces which filled in the spaces and my canine teeth were filed down so they don’t look pointy. When they aren’t we really don’t know too much. Im a interesting case i have oligodontia ! They’ve already lost all the baby teeth that had permanent teeth behind them and all their permanent teeth grew in. The problem is that this tooth are pushing my upper lateral incisors out wards. Your daughter has a complicated mouth. I guess calling and complaining to the insurance commissioner would be a waste of time. Now I am embarrassed all over again. She is also missing her bottom 12 year old molars, so I can’t imagine she has enough teeth to help fill this gap. I hope that helps! Hi Jamie – Luckily Google Docs still had our Dental Genetics presentation that we gave as our final project in my dental genetics class. Since the baby teeth came out on their own, I’m willing to bet that there are permanent teeth under the gums working their way out. Have you met with an orthodontist yet? I am almost 50 years old and spoke with my mother who said they discovered just recently she had also formed her permanents but they are sideways and they are leaving them in since they do not bother her. We showed her to a pediatric dentist, who think she may be missing her upper lateral incisors. Try to create space with the braces so the tooth will come down. Please suggest suitable treatment. We also live in a rural area with an orthodontist without much experience in this type of case. That is a tough response to hear from the insurance companies. Once I found out I was missing teeth I was contacted by a professor and discovered my Orthodontic and Prosthodontic (implants) work would be free. This has been a long road that has cost us thousands of dollars and the final solution is still not clear. Instead of asking questions like if she’s been checked for some disease or other which is ridiculous and had extreme symptoms to match which she doesn’t have. The bridges do not look natural, they are small in size they do not fit in well with my teeth. Besides that, I also wanted him to put a denture on the braces so that Jack would have teeth on the bottom front. We just went to the dentist today to find out about the youngest. He surprised me by saying that my lower central incisors are still baby teeth and have not fallen off. He was diagnosed at around 3 years old by a dentist doing a routine exam. So I’m 16 right now , and currently my upper lateral incisors is really big and won’t come out. Which I put in when I go out. Chlorinated water causes enamel erosion, tooth sensitivity, and tooth discoloration. Thank you. Mom said that it must have been God’s way of punishing me for knocking my brother down the stairs. To find out more, read our privacy policy. Hi Seb – When and if to do something depends on a lot of factors. When my daughter was pregnant with her first child she had a test done to check if the child had Down’s syndrome & she had to have it re done because it came back positive. I was wondering if you could inform me about the rate of success and to be more precise,the maintenance of implanted teeth. The most common teeth to be affected by this condition are wisdom teeth, upper lateral incisors, and lower second premolars. I’ve seen several adults in their 40’s who still have their lower front baby teeth because the permanent ones were congenitally missing! He only has 2 permanent teeth on the bottom so he’s going to have to have some implants put in which will be used to hold a bridge. THey want to wait until she is 4 and do a 360 degree radiograph to be sure. One thing to consider with implants is that they will NOT move with braces, so it’s a good idea to have crooked teeth straightened before getting implants if the curved jaw-line is bothersome. The Prosthodontist is performing the final crown work in3 phases. Congenitally missing teeth is a developmental absence of one, more or all of the teeth in the mouth. I have a concern for my 26 month old toddler. I am a 25yr old girl, missing upper lateral incisors. Hi Anamaria – Thanks for sharing your story. My daughter had braces & had her teeth moved in preparation for another front tooth. I have read most of the wonderful reviews on missing teeth which makes me have a better understanding as a worried mother. I’d love to hear your questions, comments, and stories in the comments section below. I didn’t want fake teeth in my mouth nor to get rid of my canines. Just wondering how common this is and if it is genetic. Implants are usually the best option if you dentist believes that you are a good candidate for them. It should not replace a visit to a health professional. Hi Amy, I would be really interested in how you found the implant process? Hypodontia, or congenitally missing teeth Although most people will end up with a complete set of thirty-two permanent teeth, sometimes one or more teeth may fail to develop. My canine has started wobbling and my pre molar is very much wobbling! Sorry to hear of your sad news. Some dental experts believe that we are currently in the intermediate stage of an evolutionary change in the number of teeth that humans have and that future members of the human race will only have somewhere around 20 teeth instead of 32. Don’t let him pull it out! I have 5 children, 3 of which have missing adult teeth… A very large number at that. I hope that helps, Jessica. I had x rays done and it was discovered that my lateral incisors never formed an my upper canines had formed but had gone off course and were heading towards my two front teeth so were severely crooked inside the gum. My 12 yr. old is missing 10 teeth congenitally!! At what point should I consider getting them pulled? Age 13 I had an op to fit chains to my canines and then braces fitted to have the chains attached to pull the teeth through. More rarely, the condition is a symptom of a genetic disorder. I also have dentists in my family (that I have not asked about your question). Our dentist said it’s very rare to have so many missing as it’s not in the family but reading these comments it doesn’t sound too rare? As she gets older, depending on how deep the roots are/how firmly in place you could just build the tooth up to make it a similar size to the tooth next to it. I was low thyroid during pregnancy (didn’t find out and treat until 3rd trimester) and it seems to have caused a few minor developmental delays in speech, fine motor, etc. I have had problems with this also. Now I have an empty space between and my smile looks ridiculous. If you did decide on implants, you could have a “flipper” made, which is a temporary denture that would have two teeth to fill in your missing lateral incisors on each side. That is when we saw that her teeth were missing. Then, I joined the US Air Force. I hope your little princesses will realize they are beautiful still and this can be fixed with time. Hang in there – thanks for providing hope to others who read your words! When I was about 11 a brace was fitted to bring my front teeth together, then the milk molars were removed and a removable plate fitted with false teeth, my lower milk molars were built up and the lower milk incisors had crowns and a bridge using the crooked canine as an anchor, which I still have today. She has upper central incisors, lower central and lateral incisors and 4 molars. I am so worried about the treatments she has to undergo to correct this problem. Will she be able to get a partial or something of the sort at her age? Ways To Shorten It, Can You Swim On Your Period? The braces are off (after 4 years) and the teeth are in proper position to accept 6 implants (retainers are holding the places right now because Jack is still too young for implants) and we will be having one bridge made for the bottom front because he needs teeth there and we don’t want to wait until he is 21 or so. Several theories regarding the aetiology of hypodontia have been proposed in existing literature. I had braces twice to not only move the canine teeth, but also their roots to the proper place while wearing a removable “flipper” with false teeth on it. Because this can be a solution for the time being just let them be, normally children have gaps and spaces in their teeth because they are growing. I also live in NJ (Union County) and we just found out daughter is missing two teeth. I will definitely look into talking to the university’s dental program. I was adopted so do not know much biological history. She has has the 5 baby teeth though, i hope these baby teeth will last many years into adulthood. Wisdom teeth account for so many congenitally missing teeth that when you take them out of the equation, the percentage of adults with missing teeth drops from 20% to around 5%. Never got my second teeth. Thankyou It’s just time for it to come out finally. We have no history of this in our family and our daughter is otherwise healthy. Have one implant on top left and Since they are further back in my mouth I have opted not to do anything and my dentist never suggested it either. My question is when should we think about implants and should we have a bridge put there to keep a healthy jaw? When I was in 7th grade I had braces put on which made the gap between my teeth (where he incisors should be) even larger and I was even more self-conscious, although I was still always very outgoing. I got braces and eventually had all the teeth on the right side moved forward to close in the gap. It seems like that’s what most people with congenitally missing teeth have to deal with. I have 8 baby teeth left at the back and have had the other removed and replaced with a lower and upper denture. Found your artical very interesting thanks! What’s the Best Temporary Crown Cement and Method to Re-Cement Crowns? She was born with two teeth on bottom .. Later on he suggested to do implants anyone help me learn more about this. a couple days ago i pulled the second out because it was loose. Find out what is going on for sure and establish a plan. This has cause much self consciousness especially in the workforce. I only ever had 24 teeth. I am so confused as to what to do for her, or if anything needs to be done at all. Maybe you won’t see this but if anyone else has had a similar experience can you let me know? She tried saying that it looks like his incisors may be sideways, to me it looks as if there are no incisors but his canines. My daughter is 7 now and one of her upper lateral incisors fell out about a year ago and no permanent tooth has appeared. Of course, I have had these discussions with the Prosthedontist, but I leave these appointments feeling like I am never going to like the outcome. I’m visiting my new dentist next week and am excited to hear what plan has been developed to fix my extensive issues! I can’t afford dentist and as I work and I’m now 22 I’m thinking of going to a university dentist (it’s free). I am still a teen and my mouth is still developing. You won’t know anything without an x-ray. Steph, you are a true success story. Implants seem very invasive and I’m guessing I’d have to be gappy while preparing for them? Hello..My now 6 year old only grew 18 baby teeth she is missing 2 of her upper front on each side of her 2 front she has huge gaps where her 2 missing teeth and her 2 front teeth are..should I be concern since she hasn’t started losing her baby teeth and is there a chance that her adult teeth will grow in where the baby teeth didn’t???? Click here to read the full disclaimer of Oral Answers. That they never should have taken out the right lateral incisor , and just waited till I grew up, and replaced the one that was missing with an implant instead of pulling the other upper right lateral incisor out. Insurance keeps offering us almost “a slap in the face” as the amount they’ll cover. I am having trouble finding any information on this problem– thanks in advance for any/all advice or comments, I also have the same problem in my childhood. My two top lateral incisors are congentally missing and I had bridges placed when I was 16 of course with the help of my parents. The first one about 5 months ago. If you only have one instead of two, you could either have a congenitally missing tooth or it’s possible that one of your premolars was taken out when you had braces. as for my bottom wisdom teeth, they never came in – one is missing & the other is laterally embedded & has never given me any trouble. That was when I was 14. I am worried about this for a few reasons, first it its rather difficult for him to eat many things, second I am very worried about his self-esteem, thirdly the impart on his speech, but mostly I am worried about the injuries this is causing his lips. Any suggestions or experience with this? 2 of my siblings have the same problems but on a much littler scale than I. I have struggled my whole life to accept my smile. He started losing his baby teeth at the age of nine. He has all but his top laterals in the front. I have a child with missing teeth and have done lots of research. It covers all the possibilities and is a great service to those who need this kind of dental information. It is holding up well now. I’m in fact finding mode right now. Removable dentures or a tooth-supported dental bridge are another cosmetic dental option for the replacement of missing teeth. Learn why dentists often recommend getting your wisdom teeth removed. I’m in a real dilemma here. If you do not have room for an implant, it seems to me that you could have some orthodonture to expand the space and get an implant. Hi I have a 4 year old daughter (she is a fraternal twin) have two baby teeth on the bottom i believe the are the lateral incisors that just never grew. I am currently in temps for the front upper 6, lower front 7. I got my braces off at 19 and I still have my baby lateral incisors (my brace was not fitted to the baby teeth it just had those springy things to save the space). He did the replacement out of his pocket since it had failed. So, try not to let that ruin the rest of high school for you, because you’ll look back and realize that you wished you never let it hold you back! I am 54 years old. Another option for replacing a congenitally missing tooth would be to get a removable partial denture. Because the gap is very small (3.5mm) it is very risky to have an implant there according to most of the dentists I discussed with. It is difficult to trust these guys and I worried about what the long term solution should be while we have battled the self-esteem issues. The panoramic radiograph ( Fig 2) revealed all permanent teeth to be present in the maxillary arch, but both mandibular second premolars were congenitally missing. thank you Karen. I’m worried that once everything else is where it should be, I won’t be lined up. I also had protrusion so I got braces on my teeth when I was 14. She suggest we wait until she’s 18 and take an implant surgery (as you also mentioned in this article). When It fell out and my permanent tooth came back still just one. And do you recommend a specific age as one of my dentists thinks I should get it done by the age of 19 when my jaw is fully devolped while another I consulted wants to do it right away and give me braces cause he thinks my jaw line is curved? Any suggestions, etc. That dentist never mentioned she was missing any adult teeth and recommended capping all 4 front teeth so that they would look uniform in the front. (1) Typically, congenitally missing teeth can be categorized into three forms –. He recently had a dental appointment where they pulled two molars saying they had small cavities between them and his adult teeth would come in. Any suggestions would be great. I love the knowledge you provide here and can’t wait to take a If it came down from as far up as it was on its own I’m hoping it comes all the way down. Thanks for sharing, Sophy. I am so thankful my daughter who is now 11 has yet to get a single cavity! 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