Ask the Dentist: Babies born with teeth a rarity but rarely a health problem

Lucy Stock, dentist at Gentle Dental Care, Belfast, says that although rare, babies being born with teeth is not unheard of

Sometimes babies can be born with teeth erupting or already growing
Lucy Stock
THE eruption of a baby's first tooth is a time of great scrutiny and anticipation. However, it can happen even earlier than anyone imagined, as in the recent case of the 12-day-old baby who needed a t[...]

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