Category Archives: Tooth wear

Filling wisdom teeth? Not so wise.

For thousands of years wisdom teeth have been causing strife amongst the population. Most problems are created due to the wisdom teeth being difficult to access for daily flossing and brushing. If the wisdom teeth have become impacted against the teeth in front they can create a pathological pocket which can be deeper than the […]

Why is Tooth Wear on the Rise?

Clinical studies suggest there is an increase in ‘pathological’ tooth wear in anterior (or front) teeth. Don’t let the name confuse you, pathological wear is simply tooth wear that exceeds what would be considered normal or expected wear at a person’s age. Observations show this unexpected or unusual amount of tooth wear is now particularly […]