A dentist can identify and diagnose the condition.
The treatment depends on the severity of the problem. Full crowns will improve the appearance of the teeth and protect them from damage.
Treatment is often successful in protecting the teeth.
The enamel is easily fractured and damaged, which affects the appearance of the teeth, especially if left untreated.
When to Contact a Medical Professional
Call your dentist if you have symptoms of this condition.
Paul Fotek, DMD, Florida Institute for Periodontics & Dental lmplants, West Palm Beach, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.