Biting Nails and Other Bad Habits

Teeth are made of tough materials, designed for biting and chewing food. Unfortunately, many people often attempt to use teeth for other things, such as biting fingernails, chewing on ice, or using teeth in place of scissors or other tools. Here are some bad habits that can do damage to your teeth, as well as some suggestions for how to... read more »

Restoring a Severely Fractured Tooth With a Crown

The enamel layer of your teeth is very hard and extremely durable, yet it is not impervious. While most damage to tooth enamel comes from tooth decay, or cavities, it is possible to break or fracture a tooth. Sometimes this is caused by a hard fall or blow to the face. However, if you have a bad habits of chewing... read more »