A chipped tooth is common for adults and children, but it can be a pain to deal with. Even if you’ve experienced only a tiny chip in your tooth, it’s important to visit your dentist right away. Learn more about the dental problems you can face from a chipped tooth and why it’s crucial to make an appointment with your dentist quickly. (more…)
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Cracked tooth syndrome happens when a tooth has a crack, but it’s too small to identify on X-rays or is hidden under the gum. The syndrome occurs most often on molars and can result in pain and discomfort. Continue reading to learn more about cracked tooth syndrome and how to prevent and treat it. (more…)
A dental emergency is any dental problem that requires immediate treatment for the sake of your oral health. Treating dental emergencies can save teeth, prevent ongoing tissue bleeding or alleviate severe pain. If you are having dental issues and are tempted to wait and see if they disappear on their own – realize that severe infections and abscesses in the mouth are extremely dangerous and can lead to death. So, what qualifies as a dental emergency? If you are experiencing any of the dental problems below, remain calm and contact Affinity Dental immediately for help.
If you’ve got problems with depth perception then drinking from glasses can be a very dangerous endeavor. You bring the glass up to your lip and it rams right into your tooth. Now, this has been happening for a while and now you’ve got a new problem. That glass of delicious apple juice just chipped your tooth. Now what? (more…)