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How can I address the fact that I have fragile teeth?

How can I address the fact that I have fragile teeth?

Exam: Fragile teeth if properly diagnosed properly is relatively rare but very real so important you get a thorough examination and proper examination. ...Read more

Dr. Abel Loredo
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Fragile Teeth (Definition)

Teeth which are easily broken or damaged. This may be a result of the teeth in question having extensive dental restorations, or an enamel matrix which is genetically weak or ...Read more


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I'm curious as to what can I do about my fragile teeth?

I'm curious as to what can I do about my fragile teeth?

Fragile teeth: In almost all cases "fragile teeth" are do to a history of poor oral hygiene, eating and drinking food high in sugars and acids, infrequent routine visits to your dentist, not following dentist's recommendations and less than ideal dental care. I can't know what's your situation. See a competent dentist who can examine you, go over your dental history and answer your question. Turn things around. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Fragile teeth?

Fragile Teeth: Teeth which are easily broken or damaged. This may be a result of the teeth in question having extensive dental restorations, or an enamel matrix which is genetically weak or undermined by extensive decay. ...Read more

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Do mouthpieces help keep fragile teeth safe or is there still a pretty big risk?

Do mouthpieces help keep fragile teeth safe or is there still a pretty big risk?

Yes, but..: Mouthpieces can help, but a fragile tooth is still fragile. Mouthpieces need to be removed to eat and the teeth are still at risk. Your best bet is to talk to your dentist about how to strengthen your teeth. During sports, i highly recommend mouthguards to protect all of your teeth. A blow to the tooth can cause big damage to even the strongest teeth. ...Read more

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What can I do about my fragile teeth? I fear grinding will cause more to chip.

What can I do about my fragile teeth? I fear grinding will cause more to chip.

Night guard.: Night guards fabricated and adjusted by your dentist to fit your mouth exactly area your best option. Soft night guards don't tend to protect your teeth as well. ...Read more

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Which is the best teeth treatment when your fragile dead tooth turns gray?

Which is the best teeth treatment when your fragile dead tooth turns gray?

Post and Crown: A fragile tooth should be restored with a crown. If it needs root canal therapy, then that is completed first, then a post, then the crown. ...Read more

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I have a disease thatwithout receiving professional dental treatment, results in the tooth loss? Any home remedies?

I have a disease thatwithout receiving professional dental treatment, results in the tooth loss? Any home remedies?

Periodontal Disease?: If so, the cure is not a do it yourself project. Lack of proper treatment will result in tooth loss. Home care is to maintain your dental health, not treat problems.. You dentist will do that for you. ...Read more

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Could you tell me a treatment to whiten my teeth at home?

Could you tell me a treatment to whiten my teeth at home?

Toothpastes & strips: Your pharmacy will have these products. Don't expect them to work anywhere nearly as well as a whitening procedure provided by your dentist. ...Read more

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Need some dental expertise! my teeth arent straight tell me a home remedy?

Need some dental expertise! my teeth arent straight tell me a home remedy?

There aren't any: There are no home remedies to straighten teeth. Talk to your dentist or an orthodontist about your options. Many orthodontist will not charge for the first consultation so, you can get some good answers. ...Read more

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What is a home remedy to make your teeth stop hurting you ?

What is a home remedy to make your teeth stop hurting you ?

The telephone: Any pain numbing product, whether prescription, OTC, or "home" remedy, will only mask symptoms as the cause of the pain becomes more widespread. The best remedy is pick up the telephone, call your Dentist, and make an appointment to treat (eliminate) the cause of the pain. If it's an abscess pain meds will not stop the spread of the infection through your body. CALL NOW! ...Read more

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