What is Hyperdontia? Extra Teeth Causes, Problems and Treatments

Contributors:  Amanda Napitu & Eric Scharf, DDS Published: 15 August 2019Updated: 7 September 2022 Having more teeth than normal is a condition known as hyperdontia, or supernumerary teeth. Children usually have 20 teeth, and by adulthood the normal number of teeth is 32, but up to 3% of people have extra teeth growing somewhere in their mouths. Hyperdontia is one … Continue reading What is Hyperdontia? Extra Teeth Causes, Problems and Treatments