Getting a cracked tooth can be painful for some while for others, they may not even know that a fracture has taken place. Regardless, having a cracked tooth can hurt your smile whether or not you experience symptoms.

Sustaining a tooth injury has the potential to create different types of cracks in your tooth. Since fractured teeth can lead to tooth loss, you shouldn’t delay getting treatment from your dentist. How do you know if you have a cracked tooth and how can you treat it?

An article by Dr. Samir Alaswad. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: Detecting and Treating a Cracked Tooth