Cracked tooth syndrome is not only difficult to diagnose it is also difficult to manage. This paper focus’ on the available methods for the immediate, intermediate and definitive management of patients affected by this condition. Included in this article is a comprehensive account of the relative merits/drawbacks of various restorative materials and their respective techniques of application for the treatment of symptomatic, incompletely fractured posterior teeth.

Cracked tooth syndrome. Part 2: restorative options for the management of cracked tooth syndrome