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Where can you find a dental numbering tooth chart?

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A dental numbering tooth chart is available at AmeritasGroup.com. The diagram of the tooth numbering is divided into four quadrants and is rendered as though looking straight into the mouth. Each tooth is labeled and numbered, and the chart includes both the upper and lower teeth.

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Where can you find a dental numbering tooth chart?
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The 32 permanent adult teeth are clearly marked as are children’s teeth and wisdom teeth. The number of roots each tooth has is also included.

The dental chart is a simplified method of identifying teeth. Dentists refer to teeth using the specific numbers and coding rather than names. The dental numbering chart was created to allow dentists of all levels and specialties to have a consistent way of referring to specific teeth.

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