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It is not possible to restore tooth enamel that has been worn away or damaged as it is not living tissue, according to Crest. However, patients may seek tooth bonding or a tooth crown to rebuild tooth structure. More »

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Once tooth enamel has been eroded, it cannot be restored, but it can be replaced by the use of a bond or an artificial crown covering. Weak enamel may be strengthened by the introduction of certain minerals, including ca... More »

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To restore enamel after tooth erosion, cut down on acidic and sugary foods, chew xylitol gum and brush regularly with fluoride toothpaste. Speak to a dentist about treatments to restore tooth enamel. More »

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A tooth abscess is an infection in the tissue at the center of the tooth. It occurs when an opening caused by damage or decay in the enamel of the tooth allows bacteria to enter the tooth and begin to grow. More »

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