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Are there braces in my future?

My 6 month old just cut his first two teethe this morning and they are so crooked. Is this and indication of crooked adult teethe also?

 
missv66

Asked by missv66 at 8:01 AM on Mar. 21, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I'm a dental hygienist. When teeth erupt they may not always be in alignment but will slowly move into place. The only pre-indication that a child may need orthodontic treatment in the future is if one or both parents needed orthodontics.
    Permanent teeth are the indicators of orthodontics needs. They may also erupt out of alignment but it is difficult to diagnose until the child is 8 or 9 years old.
    PrttyMstng

    Answer by PrttyMstng at 8:34 AM on Mar. 21, 2009

  • No way to know.
    TiccledBlue

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 8:02 AM on Mar. 21, 2009