Doctors for Tooth Erosion in Thottakatukara Jn, Kochi
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The term Tooth Erosion is defined as the erosion of the teeth and it is an irreversible kind of damage that is caused to the teeth. It happens due to the chemical dissolution of acids in the mouth and not bacteria. Common symptoms here include evident signs of erosion of the nail enamel, change in the colour of the teeth, disfiguration of the teeth shape and also pain and sensitivity.
HOW IS TOOTH EROSION DIAGNOSED?
There are many signs of dental erosion, including changes in appearance and sensitivity. One of the physical changes can be the color of teeth. A second sign is if the tooth has a yellowish tint. One of the most severe signs of dental erosion is cracking, where teeth begin to crack off and become coarse. Other signs include pain when eating hot, cold, or sweet foods. This pain is due to the enamel having been eroded away, exposing the sensitive dentin
HOW IS TOOTH EROSION TREATED?
The irreversible procedure really cannot be treated but management is possible by restricted acidic foods like wine and also artificial drinks like cola and aerated drinks. One would also be advised to have more of calcium and use protective gels and varnishes on the teeth.
DID YOU KNOW?
That you can prevent Tooth Erosion from happening by staying away from some of the offending foods like acidic or starch rich foods?