Human teeth are exceptionally strong. However, at the same if you're crunching ice or a piece of hard candy when you notice something hard in your mouth that doesn't melt . You get a chagrin feeling as you realize what it is -- a piece of broken tooth.
Just by looking at yourself in the mirror and then you realize how much your facial appearance has been altered just because of your broken tooth that is so intimidating.
On account of many dental advancements Broken tooth repairs are becoming simple, painless and manageable. The exact procedure that our dentist will depends on the type of damage.
Although the enamel is the most hardest & mineralized tissue in the body but Falling, receiving a blow to the face, or biting down on something hard -- can cause a tooth to chip or break.
Veneering and Dental bonding are considered to be the best procedures for repairing of broken teeth and to cover the color of teeth. They basically transform the appearance of the tooth. A good veneer can last for up to 30 years!
Another option is a crown. Of all of the restorative treatments that are currently offered, crowns are the most effective method. A dental crown is a tooth-shaped "cap" that is placed over a tooth -- to cover the tooth to restore its shape and size, strength, and improve its appearance. Different crows are offered like metal crown, ceramic crowns etc.
Often times, crowns are given in connection with a root canal. Today, root canal treatment, also known as endodontic treatment will save your natural tooth and allow you to keep it functional for decades if not a lifetime Root canals are given when an infection develops and needs to be treated. Then a crown is put on in order to provide protection to teeth.
by : Dr.Rajat Sachdeva