Do you wince when you sip a hot beverage or cringe when you indulge in an icy treat? If so, you're not alone. Many people experience tooth sensitivity at some point in their lives. It's a common issue that can range from a mild annoyance to a sharp, shooting pain.
But fear not – your dentist in Coral Springs has solutions to help you find relief and enjoy your favorite foods and drinks without discomfort.
Tooth sensitivity, also known as dentin hypersensitivity, occurs when the protective layer of enamel on your teeth wears down, exposing the underlying dentin. Dentin contains tiny tubules that lead to the tooth's nerve center, and when exposed, it can lead to sensitivity.
Several factors can contribute to tooth sensitivity, including:
Dentists offer various restorative dentistry solutions to address tooth sensitivity, including:
If tooth sensitivity is affecting your quality of life, don't endure the discomfort any longer. Contact TLC Dental to schedule an appointment with our experienced dentist.
We'll assess your condition, determine the cause of your sensitivity, and recommend the most suitable restorative dentistry solution to provide you with lasting relief. Say goodbye to tooth sensitivity and hello to enjoying your favorite foods and drinks once again.