Weird Dental Facts

Exploring the Quirky and Curious World of Dentistry

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Now that’s a really long tooth!

Do mosquitoes have TEETH?!

Did you know that teeth are the only part of a skeleton you can see when a person is still alive?

The tongue is considered the strongest muscle in the body.

Why does this whale look like a unicorn?

A hippo’s mouth may be 2 feet wide at the lip!

Imagine thinking you have a dental appointment EVERY day!


How badly can your tooth ache? Apparently bad enough to break out of prison

Which animal has the same number of teeth as humans? 

In Japan, dental students can already practice their skills on life-like robots


Did you know? If you are right-handed, you tend to chew on your right side.

What is the most popular toothbrush color? Click the picture to find out.

An elephant’s tooth can weigh over 6 pounds!


Cavities usually don’t hurt. Say what?!

A Canadian man’s proposal was . . . dentally unique.

Seriously, don’t try this at home!


How much of our lives do we spend brushing our teeth?

Not only do I play a doctor on TV, but . . .