Tooth Trauma: Understanding and Treating a Split Tooth

Have you ever experienced that shocking moment when you realize your tooth has split in half? We understand how alarming and painful this can be. At Eastern Idaho Endodontics, we're here to help you understand what’s happening and guide you through the steps to take next. What Causes a Tooth to Split? A tooth can split vertically due to several reasons, including: Injury or Trauma: A direct hit to your mouth from a fall, sports injury, or accident. Weakened Tooth Structure: Teeth that have undergone previous dental work or have large fillings may be more susceptible. Bruxism: Grinding your teeth