Modern cracked and chipped tooth treatments
We understand the physical discomfort and emotional distress caused by chipped or cracked teeth. At Spokane Family Smiles, we provide comfortable and modern restorative treatments that will fix your chipped or cracked teeth and get you back feeling great about your smile.
Dr. Shumway and our dedicated Spokane Valley chipped tooth repair team are here to provide the most effective solutions tailored to help you fix your distinct situation.
Common symptoms of chipped or cracked teeth
Visible chips or cracks on the tooth surface
Increased sensitivity to hot or cold temperatures
Discomfort while chewing
Rough or sharp edges on the affected tooth
Swelling or inflammation around the damaged area
Emergency chipped or cracked teeth repair!
Facing a dental emergency? Our Spokane Valley office offers same-day appointments. Call us now to address the issue quickly and restore your confident smile.
What causes chipped or cracked teeth?
Chips or cracks can occur for various reasons, including accidental trauma, biting on hard objects, or untreated decay. Dr. Shumway’s extensive experience ensures a comprehensive examination to identify the precise cause, allowing for targeted and effective treatment to restore your oral health.
Common Cracked Teeth Treatments
The right treatment for your chipped or cracked teeth depends on the issue’s severity and root cause. We commonly recommend:
Dr. Shumway believes that patients know best whether or not they should move forward with treatment. When recommending a course of care he will put the decision in your hands, empowering you to make the best choice for you and your family.
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Common cracked or chipped tooth questions
Are chipped or cracked teeth repair a dental emergency?
While not always an emergency, prompt attention is crucial. Contact us promptly for a swift assessment.
How can I protect my chipped or cracked teeth until my appointment?
Avoid biting on hard objects, and if possible, keep the chipped portion if it breaks off. Rinse gently with warm water.
Can I prevent chipped or cracked teeth in the future?
Preventive measures include wearing a mouthguard during sports, avoiding chewing on hard objects, and generally protecting your teeth.
What happens if I delay chipped or cracked teeth repair?
Delaying treatment can lead to increased damage, pain, and potential complications. Timely care can be imperative for preserving your smile.
Smile Care Dental Savings Plan
A great option for those without dental insurance! Our dental savings plan is designed to help you and your family save significantly on preventive and restorative services.
Membership includes cleanings, exams, and routine x-rays, as well as significantly reduced fees for restorative and surgical procedures.
Benefits of membership run for 12 months.
No deductibles, waiting periods, annual maximums, or denial of claims.
We accept most insurance plans
Unsure if we accept your plan? Reach out to our team! We’ll help you determine coverage so you can make the right financial decision for your family. Please note that we do not accept Washington Apple Health.
For those without insurance, we offer several payment options, including CareCredit and our office savings program.