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How to Fix Sensitive Teeth

Sensitive teeth may make it very difficult and painful for you to eat the foods you crave and love. Cold items, such as ice cream, popsicle, or sodas, and hot items, such as coffee, may become impossible to consume due to the pain! This is definitely not fun, but it can be fixed.

Sensitive Teeth

What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

There are actually quite a few things that can be causing your pain. Some things are less worrisome than others, but nevertheless, you should always speak with your dentist if you are experiencing dental issues.

Common causes of tooth sensitivity include:

  • Worn out fillings
  • Tooth decay
  • Gum disease
  • Worn out tooth enamel
  • Exposed roots
  • Fractured teeth

The above list is why you should see your dentist if you are experiencing sensitivity. Many people go on living their lives with tooth sensitivity and never realize that it may be an early sign of more dangerous dental issues.

How to Reduce Tooth Sensitivity

Surprisingly, there is a number of things you can do to reduce tooth sensitivity. Many treatments and products exist to help cope with this problem.

  • Desensitizing toothpaste. This toothpaste works to block pain extremeness caused by quick changes in temperature on your teeth.
  • Root canal. This works to remove infection from your teeth, which are very sensitive to changes in temperature.
  • Fluoride gel. This gel works to strength enamel, making your teeth less susceptible to changes in temperature.

No matter the cause of your tooth sensitivity, there is always something that can be done to fix it. Feel free to give us a call at (716) 823-2898 for help with your tooth sensitivity.

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