Published on June 29, 2022, Updated on September 12, 2022
The twelve teeth on the front of the mouth are referred to as anterior teeth. These teeth are also known as the “front teeth. These teeth include the lateral incisors, as well as the maxillary, mandibular, and cuspid incisors. The most important function of the anterior teeth is cutting and shredding food into small bits.
What is the Anterior Side of Teeth?
The front side of your teeth is your anterior teeth. When you talk or smile, your anterior teeth stand out the most.
How many Anterior Teeth are in a Permanent Dentition?
There are 12 teeth in the permanent dentition at the front of the mouth. The maxillary and mandibular central incisors, as well as the canines (cuspids) and lateral incisors, are all part of the anterior teeth.