Future dentists could use lasers to regrow parts of your teeth

05/28/2014 - 00:00

  By <a href="http://www.theverge.com/users/Jacob%20Kastrenakes">Jacob Kastrenakes</a> | <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/user?screen_name=jake_k">@jake_k</a> -<br><br><a href="http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/28/5757952/tooth-regrowth-through-laser-therapy-is-possible-researchers-say">When you damage a tooth, your dentist usually uses a filling or a crown to patch it up. But eventually, researchers say that your dentist might just point a laser at it, encouraging the tooth to regrow on its own.</a><br><br><a href="http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/28/5757952/tooth-regrowth-through-laser-therapy-is-possible-researchers-say">READ MORE ON THE VERGE </a>