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What age did your child get his/her first tooth? My daughter just turned 1 and has yet to get a tooth.

So what is a normal age to get their first tooth? My other girls had their first one by 9 months. Last time she was at the Dr he said any time, but she still hasn't gotten one. She goes back next week I just want to see if any other babies didn't get their first tooth until later.


Asked by momto4chicks at 2:29 AM on Feb. 20, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • My Son was 9 mo. BUT even the Dentist will tell you the later they cut Teeth, the better! They usually are in better condition and hold their place better for Adult Teeth when they come in. Don't worry..

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:12 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • My dd was 11 months old.

    Answer by KaceesMom at 2:33 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • My son was 10 months
    First daughter 13 months
    second daughter got hers the other day 14 months on the nose

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 6:24 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • my son had 2 teeth by the time he was 9 months

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 6:56 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • DS starting cut his first tooth at 5mths. no lie, we were all really shocked.

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:43 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • Both of my girls got their teeth real early. But a friend of mine said their DD did not get her first tooth until she was 15 months old.

    Answer by Mommy2_two at 9:27 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • It differs for every child. My son had his first 4 teeth by 5 months - the first tooth broke through the day he turned 4 months. By 9 months, he had 8 teeth. So, really, it's different for every child. I think the only thing that is "standard' is the order in which they come out.

    Answer by JPsMommy605 at 9:28 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • First tooth at 7.5 months

    Answer by ap9902 at 9:46 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • than you all for your answers.

    Answer by momto4chicks at 11:14 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • lol her first tooth came in the other day. yay.

    Answer by momto4chicks at 1:21 PM on Feb. 28, 2009

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