Age 4 Dental Visit
Shortly after age 4, the jaw and facial bones of the child begin to grow, creating spaces between the primary teeth. This is a perfectly natural growth process that provides the necessary space for the larger permanent teeth to emerge.
Age 5 Dental Visit
Get ready for the lower first ADULT tooth to emerge!! You may notice a little raised mound of gum tissue behind the primary 2nd molar. This will be called the 1st adult molar.