What to Do If Your Broken Tooth Keeps Cutting Your Tongue

A broken tooth is a common injury that dentists deal with often. And in most cases, you can wait a while before you fix a chipped or broken tooth. But sometimes, a broken tooth is so jagged and sharp that it can cut your tongue whenever you eat or speak. If this happens once, it's annoying and painful — if it keeps happening, it's a dental emergency. As such, if your broken tooth is causing you great discomfort, then take the following steps.