Cracked Tooth Repair
A cracked or damaged tooth is not only painful but also a risk for infection. This can be an invitation to food particles that can form harmful bacteria. Exposed soft tissue below the tooth enamel make a cracked tooth especially sensitive to cold or hot temperatures, making it difficult to drink or chew.
When you have a cracked tooth, you need to get timely and effective dental care. Waiting can lead to additional damage, so please call us right away. Prompt treatment will maximize the chances of saving the tooth.
Our experienced dental team are experts at cracked tooth repair in Temple, TX. We offer several excellent cracked tooth solutions to our patients. Depending on the location and extent of the crack, Dr. Rich and Dr. Gary will determine the most effective treatment to restore your smile.
Repairs to Damaged or Broken Teeth
Damaged and broken teeth spoil an otherwise healthy smile and increase your risk of infection. The soft tissue beneath your dental enamel is called pulp, where the nerves of your tooth are located. If the pulp is exposed because of dental damage, it will become painful and sensitive and to temperature extremes and subject to infection.
Cracked or Broken Teeth
When choosing the right treatment to repair a cracked or broken tooth, we offer customized dental crowns that act as a protective cover and look like your natural teeth.
Custom crowns from Lakewood Dental Trails will restore your smile and protect damaged teeth from further damage or infection. Contact us today to schedule your appointment for cracked tooth repair.
Teeth that are chipped along the edges can be repaired with a special bonding resin. Our dentists expertly fill in the chips leaving you with a seamless repair that blends beautifully with your smile.
We’re Here in a Dental Emergency
If you have pain or sensitivity in a tooth and suspect it is damaged, call your Lakewood Dental Trails team right away. Our emergency scheduling makes it possible for us to accommodate patients who need urgent dental care. We will see you in the shortest time possible to repair the damaged tooth.
Take care of yourself by trying not to chew or bite down on a damaged tooth. To prevent discomfort, stay away from very hot or cold food or beverages until you can have the tooth evaluated and repaired.
Call Us to Schedule an Appointment
If you need to repair a cracked or broken tooth in Temple, TX, please call the team at Lakewood Dental Trails at (254)-206-3200. We will get you on our schedule as soon as possible to prevent discomfort and further damage to the tooth.