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I have sensitive teeth, what can I do to treat them?

faq friday i have sensitive teeth what can i do to treat them

Does the taste of ice cream or a sip of hot coffee cause pain to your teeth? You may have sensitive teeth, here's how you can treat them.

Healthy teeth have a layer of enamel that protects the crowns of your teeth and the area above the gum line. When you have sensitive teeth, certain activities such as brushing, eating, or drinking can cause sharp and temporary pain. Sensitive teeth are the result of worn tooth enamel or exposed tooth roots.

The type of treatment will depend on what is causing the sensitivity. Your dentist may recommend one of these treatments:

We recommend booking an appointment with us if your sensitive teeth are bothering you. During your appointment, we can identify the causes of your tooth pain and discuss treatment.

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