I chipped my front right tooth. How much does it cost to get this tiny chip repaired permanently? (photo)
Doctor Answers 3
Maintaining tiny bonded chip repairs.
Maintaining tiny bonded chip repairs can be tough. It can be discouraging to have the tooth repaired multiple times.
In some ways it's like having your nails done, and then to have them chip again.
Another way of repairing the tooth would be with a veneer. With the picture you have provided I would NOT recommend a veneer, even though the argument could be made that it would be more "permanent".
I would encourage you to have the tooth bonded again with tooth colored resin. And check with your dentist to see if an occlusal guard would be appropriate.
Best of luck!
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