It’s an issue that haunts a lot of our patients and at times, is pretty painful. If you ever take a sip of water or bite into an ice cream and feel pain or feel sore, you are most likely experiencing sensitive teeth. Smile Workshop can ease and soothe your pain. If you would like to know how to deal with sensitive teeth, keep reading:
What You Should Know About Sensitive Teeth:
-One in every eight adults in North America has sensitive teeth.
-Women are more susceptible to having sensitive teeth.
Sensitivity can be caused by small cracks on individual teeth that are practically invisible without the proper tools. They can also be a result of worn down enamel due to nightly teeth grinding (bruxism). Another way your teeth can become sensitive is through gum recession.
How To Deal With Sensitive Teeth:
Sensitive teeth are painful to deal with and often flare up after eating or drinking. Sensitive teeth can affect somebody’s day to day life however there are many ways Smile Workshop can help you and your sensitive teeth.
Find your nearest Smile Workshop location and get a free consultation to see what we can do for your sensitive teeth. Our team of dentists treat patients with sensitive teeth on a regular basis. We can provide you and your family with professional dental treatment at an affordable price.
One of the most basic ways to fight sensitive teeth is to brush with a soft-bristled toothbrush and desensitizing toothpaste. Using a desensitizing toothpaste may help protect teeth with worn down enamel.
There are several benefits from using a straw. When it comes to avoiding sensitive teeth, a straw acts as a bridge between the beverage and the back of your mouth. It makes it possible to consume liquid without having direct contact with your teeth.
These are just a few of the many reasons as to why you should start flossing. If you want to ensure you’re doing all you can for you and your family’s oral health, schedule an appointment at Smile Workshop today. We hope we’ll see you soon!
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