You’ve clenched and ground your teeth until one of them broke, or tooth decay weakened your tooth enough that the right amount of pressure caused it to break. Or, perhaps you were in an accident, or a fight, and your tooth broke from blunt force trauma. Regardless of how it happened, your tooth broke, and your next step should be to fix it as soon as possible.
What a Broken Tooth Means
Given the fact that teeth break quite frequently, you might be surprised to know that your teeth are protected by the most resilient substance your body produces, tooth enamel. (more…)