The Different Parts of our Teeth and their Functions

We all know the many different functions that our teeth and gums have, however, many of us don’t know the different parts of the tooth and their functions.

The exterior of the tooth consists of the crown. This is what we see when we look at teeth, the upper top part of the tooth. The crown is encased with a thin shell-like material known as enamel. What most people don’t realize, however, is that there is much more to the mouth and teeth!

These are just some of the parts of our mouth. Click here for more information about the different parts of our mouths.