What Are Abfractions and How Can They Impact Your Smile?

An abfraction is a specific type of damage to the tooth. If you notice that your teeth look longer or appear indented around the gum line, you could be seeing an abfraction. Abfractions may not have any symptoms, or they may cause sensitive teeth.

Although this type of tooth damage may not require treatment, the problem can get worse if the underlying cause isn’t addressed. Here’s what you need to know about abfractions and how they can impact your smile.

An article by Dr. Kime Whitman. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: What Are Abfractions and How Can They Impact Your Smile?


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