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Ask the kids’ dentist: when should I expect permanent teeth to replace baby teeth?

The emergence of permanent teeth is often heralded by a third set of molars that appear between your child’s sixth and seventh birthdays. These molars are permanent adult teeth that do not replace any baby teeth. Shortly thereafter, your child will develop the gap-tooth smile of the typical first grader and the baby-teeth-to-permanent-teeth replacement process […]

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