A crown usually requires 2 appointments and there is a temporary crown in place during this time. The temporary crown is designed to be removed with relative ease, so sometimes, it can fall off or break too early!
The biggest reason why people don't see the dentist as often as they should is because of the pain. If trimming our nails hurt as much, I'm sure many people would be walking around with 10cm long fingernails and shoes with extra long toe sections!
Teeth aren't actually that simple! There's a lot of different things that make up a tooth and they all have different roles to play. It is really a great work of engineering.
Commonly, when you get braces, the orthodontist will want some teeth taken out before the treatment is started. It can seem weird and harmful to remove perfectly healthy teeth.
Did you know that if you have tooth decay (caries), it has potential to heal itself? This sounds too good to be true...
Learn how to brush your teeth like me, in this video!
Now that you have had the fantastic experience of having your wisdom teeth taken out, you must take care of yourself to prevent any complications!