Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Lisa | 2011/11/14

Q.

Teething

Dear Dr
My daughter is 19 months but she does not have the front teeth she only started teething with the 4 rear teeths, should I be concern?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Many children are late with their teething. It is rather unusual that your daughter does not have her front teeth yet, but if her other teeth are coming through then her front teeth should also come through. If they have not come through by 2 years then she should be seen by a dentist.

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