Etiologies of tooth wearSpear has released a new team meeting course on worn dentition.

In “Understanding the Etiologies of Tooth Wear,” Dr. Frank Spear teaches the dental team the different causes of tooth wear, what to look for clinically and how to share those observations with patients.

After viewing this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Give an overview of the physical causes of tooth wear
  • Understand the two prevailing theories of attrition wear and the effects of bruxism
  • Differentiate the two primary chemical causes of tooth wear and behaviors that can accelerate it
  • Learn the telltale symptoms indicative of severe tooth wear