How do I fix a broken tooth?
A broken tooth should be addressed by a trained dentist as soon as possible. You don’t want to sustain further damage to your smile. Dr. John Cranham is a highly trained dentist in Chesapeake, VA. Dr. Cranham offers a full range of restorative, cosmetic, and general dentistry services that can restore your smile. If you have damaged a tooth, contact our Chesapeake dental office for the treatment you need. To schedule an appointment call 757.656.4109 or schedule an appointment online.
Treating A Chipped Tooth
As an experienced dentist, Dr. Cranham understands that tooth damage can be the result of trauma or it may be the result of an underlying dental concern. During your visit, Dr. Cranham will carefully examine your teeth to check for any signs of dysfunction. If you tooth damage is caused by a dental concern like TMJ, tooth decay, teeth grinding, or gum disease, Dr. Cranham will create a personalized solution to treat your smile. The underlying dental concern will always be treated before addressing cosmetic concerns.
Once the underlying dental concern is addressed, Dr. Cranham will provide a solution to fix the appearance and function of the affected tooth. After considering factors like the size, condition, and type of tooth damage, Dr. Cranham will recommend porcelain veneers, dental crowns, or dental bonding to restore your smile. Dr. Cranham will consider your dental goals, budget, and lifestyle before deciding which solution is best for you. In the end, patients will have a long-lasting, durable solution for their damaged teeth.
If your damaged teeth result in a tooth extraction, Dr. Cranham can provide a full range of tooth replacement options including dental bridges, dental implants, and dentures/partials. Dr. Cranham will work with you to find the ideal solution to restore your missing teeth.
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