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Fracture of teeth

Yesterday when i was riding my bike, i fell down from the bike. My front tooth is half broken aprt from this i did not got any injuries. Therw was no bleeding. But it is looking very awkward when i smile. Can i get it fixed, i have kept the broken piece with me
Fri, 16 Sep 2011
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Dentist 's  Response
As mentioned by you, it seems you have a fracture of tooth involving pulp... Please visit a dentist and get a radiograph after which it can be assesed if you have only crown fracture or a root fracture as well. In case of a crown fracture a routine root canal can be done followed by a crown placement if required.
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Dentist Dr. Benley George's  Response
First of all you have not mentioned your age.An xray of the tooth should be done to determine if there is any root fracture. A root fracture results in poor success. If there is no root fracture the tooth can be root canal treated and then a cap should be placed over the tooth and thus your smile will be restored to normal.

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gurbani's  Response
use the cap treatment of the fractured tooth, did you take any X-ray? teeth is a sensitive issue. not to neglect.
Dentist Dr. Sushil Babu's  Response
u can as well throw away ur broken tooth piece as it is of no use now as u said ur tooth is half broken assuming as pulpal involvement u may require an root canal procedure with crown after wards..not to worry they both r routine procedures although u need to get an x ray first as suggested by ur dentist
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faye's  Response
ha ha now ways you can fix the same tooth. what you can do is get a cap for the teeth and cover the broken tooth
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You can go to dentist he will put cap in it. its very easy process. I had done for one of my tooth.

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gurbani's  Response
use the cap treatment of the fractured tooth, did you take any X-ray? teeth is a sensitive issue. not to neglect.
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