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Half A Tooth Broke Off
Had a root canel done tooth broke in half know i post sticking out of my gums no tooth is left what are my options?
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My tooth broke in half down the middle. Gum has been sore and swollen. Actual gum right over tooth hurts when I chew hard or firm things?
Vertical Fracture: If the tooth has broken as you described, it is most likely hopeless and needs to be extracted immediately. Call a dentist at once to make an appointment and avoid a slow, painful process of swelling, pain, and infection. In the end, the tooth will still need to be removed. In case it is restorable, the sooner you go the better your chances of saving it. ...Read more
My tooth broke nothing left broke in half only thing left is a metal post stuck in what should I do what will a dentist do I am scared?
The dentist will: Do whatever they think is most appropriate. You should see one very soon! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Small?: Small is relative when it comes to teeth. Which tooth broke and what condition was it in before it broke? Is the tooth loose? See your dentist to make sure definitively. ...Read more
See dentist: See a dentist who will take an x-ray and make a determination of what is possible to do with your tooth. There are several options and the dentist will tell you what they are for this particular tooth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2 Four unit bridges (#11 -14) Porcelain & PFM, the porcelain on false tooth broke off 2 times. Any thoughts about using 100% Zirconium made bridge?
Need more info: Your bite needs to be thoroughly evaluated to be able to discuss why the porcelain has broken and the type of bridges to replace this one ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Seek help: The simple fact that your tooth broke necessitates that you see a dentist asap. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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