Dentists use composite bonding for the anterior teeth for both cosmetics as well as for restoration purposes, such as small cavities and damaged tooth structure. Composite bonding solve the cosmetic problems with abrasions, cracks, chips, discoloration, gapped and sometimes misaligned teeth.
According to the National Youth Sports Foundation for Safety, a young athlete is 60x more likely to sustain damage to the mouth and teeth when not wearing an athletic mouth guard. In the book Text and Color Atlas of Traumatic Injuries to the Teeth, the authors list 8 functions of a mouth guard:
Tooth avulsion is the complete displacement of a tooth from its socket owing to trauma. The treatment for permanent teeth consists of replantation, immediately if possible.
Which pain medications are used in dentistry? What are the best medications with anti-inflammatory and analgesic effect dentists prescribe for pain in the tooth? What if a patient is allergic to a medication?