The Anatomy of a Tooth

At McKim and Platt Dentistry of Eugene, Oregon, we’ve spent years in school studying all different aspects of teeth. Not everyone shares our passion for teeth, but that doesn’t mean that learning about the anatomy of a tooth isn’t important. Knowing how our teeth are structured helps to understand the ailments that can affect our teeth and what we can do to treat and prevent them. Here is a crash course on the layers that comprise your teeth.