A crack in the tooth usually appears from the top and works its way to the bottom of the tooth. It can be seen clearly in many cases. The symptoms usually involve pain while chewing buts and other hard ingredients, hot and cold sensitivity, inflammation, infection and decay.
HOW IS CRACKED TEETH DIAGNOSED?
A dentistry expert would examine your teeth and may take and x-ray to see the position of the teeth along with condition. A test on your teeth enamel may be done too.
HOW IS CRACKED TEETH TREATED?
The treatment process includes repairing the teeth through cosmetic and dentistry procedures like root canal, surgery or even extraction of the tooth in case it is not repairable.
DID YOU KNOW?
Extensive cracks can lead to infection of the pulp tissue, which can spread to the bone and gum surrounding the tooth.