Almost every week, patients come through the doors of our office seeking treatment for a dental emergency caused by an eating mishap. They were enjoying a nice meal when suddenly they bit down on something hard and cracked a tooth, lost a filling or had a dental crown fall off. From our experience, these are the top 10 foods that take bragging rights when it comes to the most damage to teeth and dental work.
Biscotti and Baguettes
What is harder, your teeth or the hard, crunchy baguette? Despite the fact that enamel is the hardest substance in the human body, it also is brittle. Over the years, our diets have become much softer when compared to the hunters and gatherers of the past. However, some modern day foods prove to be too much of ...Continue Reading →