The teeth are made of a hard, bonelike material. Inside the tooth are nerves and blood vessels. Tooth disorders include problems such as cavities (also known as tooth decay), infections, and injuries. The first symptom of a tooth disorder is often a toothache.
Programs + Services
The Dentistry Department at Tufts MC in Boston provides dental care spanning oral and maxillofacial surgery, adult restorative dentistry and much more.