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What causes shifting of the teeth?

What causes shifting of the teeth?

Multiple reasons: Genetics, age, grinding, bad habits, cavities and decay.The end result can be spaces, gaps, crookedness and misalignment.Not to worry, that can all be fixed if identified early on. ...Read more

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What causes the teeth to shift my top teeth are to the left more then they use to be when i look in the mirror I have bad teeth and I do grind my teet?

What causes the teeth to shift my top teeth are to the left more then they use to be when i look in the mirror I have bad teeth and I do grind my teet?

Malocclusion: Most common cause is malocclusion, often with damaged teeth and/or damage to the supporting gums/bone. Check in with your dentist and also ask if referral to periodontist and/or orthodontist is in order. ...Read more

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Can clenching cause molars to shift? What causes teeth to shift? Feel like my jaw has gotten more narrow after bondingresult. Changed natural position

Can clenching cause molars to shift? What causes teeth to shift? Feel like my jaw has gotten more narrow after bondingresult. Changed natural position

Teeth shifting or...: Many things can cause teeth to shift-loss of support from gum disease, poor occlusion, loss of teeth, inadequate contacts between teeth, certain habits such as tongue thrust, biting on pencils, food impaction between teeth, etc. If you had recent dental bonding, the contours of your teeth might have been changed making it feel like your bite was changed. See your dentist to have all this evaluated. ...Read more

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What causes chalky teeth?

What causes chalky teeth?

A few things: Decalcification or things that leach the calcium out of the teeth. Acidic foods sometimes can cause this. Excess Fluoride can also cause this. (fluorosis). Consult with your dentist. ...Read more

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What can cause teeth to separate?

What can cause teeth to separate?

Bad habits: Bad bite, extra spacing , bad habits or porr peridontal condition are the main causea. ...Read more

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What would cause your teeth to hurt ?

What would cause your teeth to hurt ?

Too many: To many reasons to list them all here. Most common are infected test, infected gums, viral 0r bacterial infection, traumatic occlusion from malocclusion, trauma, fractures, etc. Each of these requires a different remedy. Your Dentist studied for yard to be able to recognize and address these issues. Don't be foolish, stop procrastinating and call a Dentist now. ...Read more

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What causes your teeth to turn black?

What causes your teeth to turn black?

Many causes: Cavities, leaking silver fillings, food stain (coffee, tea, colas, dark berries, etc), medications, trauma to nerve of tooth, and many other reasons. Please call your dentist for an exam asap. Delay may result in emergency. ...Read more

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What can cause mobility in the teeth?

What can cause  mobility in the teeth?

Several causes: The most common cause of tooth mobility is periodontal disease. In this situation bone is lost around the tooth and it becomes mobile. Other causes can be trauma, fractures, cysts, and an abscess. ...Read more

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What causes my teeth to keep breaking?

Need exam: You need to see a dentist for an examination and find out what i s going on in your mouth. Teeth can break because of decay, large fillings, habits, diet grinding and clenching. You may have more than one of these conditions. See a dentist and have your teeth restored. ...Read more

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