There are several different types of cracked teeth and correspond treatment plans:
Unfortunately, the fracture in a cracked tooth won’t fully heal. Despite treatment efforts, cracks may continue to progress and cause you to lose your tooth. Dr. Dholakiya uses crowns and fillings on cracked teeth to properly protect them, but sometimes that’s not enough.
Still, getting treatment is important because it alleviates pain and minimizes the chances that the crack will separate and worsen. After treatment, most cracked teeth are able to function normally and you can chew comfortably for a long period of time following.
Even though cracked teeth aren’t always entirely preventable, here are some tips from Dr. Dholakiya on how to avoid cracks:
Orange Coast Endodontics accepts most major private insurances. Dr. Dholakiya and her staff make every effort to provide you with the finest care and the most convenient financial options. To accomplish this, Orange Coast Endodontics works hand-in-hand with you to maximize your insurance reimbursement for covered procedures. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed and bring your insurance information with you to the consultation.
"I assure you, there was no pain! I wont be telling any horror stories. I highly recommend Dr. Dholakiya for any dental procedures. "
"Very knowledgeable and kind. Awesome bed side manner. I would recommend Dr. Dholakiya to all my friends and families."
"Dr. Dholakiya is ethical, honest, and has an excellent bedside manner. I would highly recommend her for any endodontic procedure."
"I thought Dr. Dholakiya was kind, gentle, calming & efficient. She was just really good at her job, really friendly, and really concerned about how I was feeling. "