Development of permanent teeth
Both baby and permanent teeth have fairly well-defined times of eruption. The ages listed are the typical ages that an adult tooth has fully emerged.
|UPPER and LOWER||ERUPTS BY|
|Central incisor||7th Yr|
|Lateral incisor||8th Yr|
|Canine (Cuspid)||11-12th Yr|
|First premolar (Bicuspid)||9th Yr|
|Second premolar(Bicuspid)||10th Yr|
|First molar||6th Yr|
|Second molar||12-13th Yr|
|Third molar||17-25th Yr|
Reviewed By: Jack D Rosenberg, DDS, Advanced Dental Care, Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, M.D., MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.