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Feb 2014
27th
 

Do you have worn, fractured front teeth?

Tooth wear is becoming an increasingly major problem. The main causes of tooth wear are: 1. Bruxism- grinding teeth at night time 2. Acidic diets 3. Stress causing extra clenching and bruxism 4. Gastric reflux 5. Parafunctional habits such as nail chewing, pen biting for example These can all lead to teeth that are fragile, weak at the edges, smaller and asymmetrical. This can lead to significant fracture of the teeth and require more advanced treatments such as root canals and crowns. However, if th… READ MORE
 

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