Dentist: Dr. Amit Berani, Om Dental Clinic, Khar.
Patient met with an accident. She had a her teeth broken. She experienced extreme and increasing hot and cold sensitivity in the chipped tooth which made her difficult to eat and drink. She also felt quite conscious while interacting with others.
Dr. Amit Berani explained the patient how a broken teeth can affect the overall tooth structure, oral form and bite. Not only this but it affects the eating habits and becomes a barrier in their natural smiles thus indirectly affect a person’s confidence in themselves, especially when interacting with others.
Broken teeth if left untreated can decay faster and result in gum disease. Moreover, chipped teeth may have unnatural sharp surfaces. This can can irritate the gums, causing gum disease that can lead to other health conditions. In addition if one places more stress on other teeth to compensate for the broken tooth, it can cause fractures in other teeth. Thus there is a rise in additional treatment and costs. Treating a broken tooth is therefore important and necessary to maintain your oral health, physical health, mental well being and financial reasons.
So, she was advised to undergo root canal treatment to save the natural tooth and the cosmetic smile designing to improve her smile.
Root canal treatment was carried on Tooth No. 21 to save the natural tooth. This relieved the patient from aching and sensitivity. Post endodontic treatment,Dr. Amit Berani recommended the patient to undergo cosmetic smile designing. He explained her how this would help her to get back her sweet smile in a more proper way.
After treatment and cosmetic smile designing –