How to repair cracked teeth?


By Brandie Umar, Executive Director of ContentLast modified: October 05, 2011

How To Repair Cracked Teeth?

If teeth are cracked or chipped it not only damages the appearance of your smile but can also make teeth more susceptible to tooth decay.

There are various dental treatments to repair cracked, chipped or broken teeth:

  • Dental Bonding - small cracks and chips in tooth enamel can be repaired using dental bonding
  • Dental Crowns - larger chips and cracks in teeth can be sealed using dental crowns that add a protection layer to teeth and prevent further damage.

If teeth are badly cracked, the tooth may need extracting

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