Fractured tooth can be mild relating to just a minor chip off or can be more serious that will damage the internal structure and the gums. Injuries to the mouth are the most common reasons for tooth fractures. Tooth fractures may not be evident but constant and persistent toothache can be a sign of a dental injury.
HOW IS FRACTURED TOOTH DIAGNOSED?
A dentistry expert would take a look at your tooth and may suggest an X-ray to get a detailed insight.
HOW IS FRACTURED TOOTH TREATED?
Treatment of fractured tooth includes bonding, crown placement, root canal and tooth extraction in severe cases. Dentists perform these procedures based on the location and severity of the fracture.
DID YOU KNOW?
Grinding or clenching your teeth increases chances of fractured teeth