The simple answer is teeth break because of excessive stress just like any material.  But there is more to it  than that.  The larger a filling or restoration is in a tooth the more likely the tooth will break.  If any of the sides of the tooth are compromised that also increases the likely hood it will break.  What part.. read more →

How long should your teeth last?  Your teeth should last you a life time.  It used to be elderly meant wearing dentures. Not so now. one of my favorite patients over the years was Mrs. C. One day she walked into the office and said ‘I have these ragged front teeth and I don’t want.. read more →