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Three Common Types Of Cracked Teeth And Their Treatments

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Common Types Of Cracked Teeth And Their Treatments

When you go into the dentist office with a cracked tooth, one of the first things the dentist will do is categorize the type of crack. Some cracks on teeth are mostly cosmetic issues, while others can be a source of great discomfort or major infection. Here are three common types of tooth cracks, plus what your dentist may recommend in each case. Craze Lines A craze line is perhaps the most common and also the most innocuous type of tooth crack. These are areas where there are small cracks in the tooth that don’t go all the way through. This is mostly a problem with appearance on the first few layers of the tooth enamel. There is probably not going to be any major medical need that emerges from this type of crack. But if you are concerned...

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