Q: What is a “Cracked Tooth Syndrome?”
A: A cracked tooth syndrome means that the tooth has cracked but not necessarily fractured. It often becomes sensitive to temperature and on biting, particularly with small hard objects such as grains and nuts. It can advance to become very tender due to irreversible inflammation of the pulp. Dr Lai believes that thorough examination, accurate diagnosis and detailed explanation of the treatment options are paramount to its successful management.
Q: When do I need crowns or veneers?
A: Whenever there is a structural or anatomical issue with the tooth. Dr Lai is dedicated to bring evidence based and experience driven advanced ceramics technology and materials to build your perfect smile and good health.
Q: When do I need dental implants?
A: Dental implants are used to restore missing or failing dentition. It has well-proven long-term efficacies. Dr Lai continues to be passionate about providing quality and diverse range of its modern applications.