Dubuque Dental Associates, PC
Dubuque, IA 52002
Chipped, Cracked, and Worn Teeth
Online Dental Education Library
Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.
Additional Education Links
There a plenty of great resources on the web. We have a friend in California who has suggested that this be a good addition to the Dubuque Dental webste. Please enjoy this wonderful link (from peoplefinders.com) for keeping your children healthy.
Another process called bonding can accomplish some of the same things, but it does not last as long. Material that looks much like the enamel on your teeth is used during a bonding procedure. The material is shaped to the tooth, and when it becomes hard it is polished.
In addition, dental contouring and reshaping can correct chipped, cracked, crooked, or even overlapping teeth. This procedure can alter the shape, length, or position of teeth.