Cracking or chipping a tooth can be an alarming experience, and the appearance of your smile is usually instantly altered when this happens. After the initial fright of damaging your teeth, you might feel as though you can wait to seek treatment treatment of your cracked or chipped tooth. But this isn’t true! Cracked teeth and chipped teeth have more of an effect on your smile than you think, and you should always get checked out by your dentist as soon as possible after the injury to your teeth. Here’s why you should never wait to see a dentist when your tooth has been injured!

An article by Dr. Nhien Lu. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: CAN MY CRACKED OR CHIPPED TOOTH WAIT?