It’s not easy to tell if your child’s tooth is cracked and where the pain is coming from. If you think your child has a cracked tooth, see a dentist for an evaluation.
Contact the kid-friendly dentists at Kool Smiles to help relieve your child’s painful symptoms and repair the cracked tooth.
A cracked tooth is not always easy to see, even with an x-ray. Your child’s tooth may have a very tiny hairline crack that is invisible when you look at it.
While some cracks are barely noticeable, there are some recognizable symptoms of a cracked tooth. If your child complains of any of the following symptoms, you should have a dentist look at the tooth.
An untreated cracked tooth could lead to further damage, infection inside the tooth, and even the need to replace the tooth, so it’s best to get it looked at as soon as possible.
There are different ways a tooth can crack and some are more serious than others. Your child might have a cracked tooth if he or she:
Some cracks in the teeth are tiny, causing your child no pain. Other types of cracks affect the root of the tooth, and these are the most serious since they damage the part of the tooth that holds it in place.
A dentist can examine your child’s cracked tooth and determine what type of crack it is and how to repair it.
Visit Kool Smiles to find a dentist who can examine your child’s cracked tooth and provide guidance on how to relieve the symptoms your child is experiencing. Call us today to make an appointment for your child.
Most dentist offices don't' accept Medicaid patients, or limit the amount of Medicaid patients they see. However, Kool Smiles accepts Medicaid and never limits the amount of patients who have…Read Full Article
The average cost of a teeth cleaning for patients without insurance is $82.08 for an adult and $61.14 for a child. But worry not — Kool Smiles is here to help! At Kool…Read Full Article
Kids may have reservations about braces, and as a parent, you may have concerns about the price. But rest assured, Kool Smiles is dedicated to offering affordable dental care. At…Read Full Article
The average cost of braces for children ranges from $3,000 to $7,000 depending on a number of factors—but there are many ways to cut down on the cost and keep you and your child smiling.…Read Full Article
Dental work isn't usually cheap, but having an insurance plan can help. Kool Smiles accepts a wide range of insurance plans and can help if you don't have insurance. At Kool…Read Full Article
When your child’s dentist suggests correcting your child's teeth with braces, you may be concerned about the cost of them. Even with insurance, the cost of braces can be higher than…Read Full Article
Are you wondering how much it's going to cost for your child to get braces? The answer usually depends on a few factors including what kind of braces your child needs, how…Read Full Article
If your child is embarrassed by the idea of wearing metal braces, they may have the option to wear braces behind their teeth, or lingual braces. This type of braces works…Read Full Article
If you've just found out that your child needs braces, you probably have questions regarding the cost. The average price of metal braces is anywhere between $3,000–$7,000. However, at Kool Smiles,…Read Full Article
Dry socket is a possible side effect of wisdom teeth removal. At Kool Smiles, we can treat your child’s dry sockets and help relieve any pain he or she might be…Read Full Article
So how much do braces for your child's teeth cost? Every parent knows that dental braces don't come cheap. There are different types of braces — the traditional metal braces most…Read Full Article