Category Archives: sensitive teeth

Baby Boomers at Higher Risk for Tooth Root Decay

We usually associate cavities more with children than adults. But changes that occur with aging can make cavities referred to as “root caries” an adult problem as well. Gum disease, brushing improperly or with too hard a toothbrush and some … Continue reading

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Teeth Grinding May Be Due to Stress

Do you find yourself clenching your teeth, or sliding them back-and-forth over each other? Are you experiencing tooth sensitivity, sore jaw or insomnia? Well, take a deep breath and relax. Stress and anxiety may bring some unwanted oral health concerns, … Continue reading

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Treatment for an Abscessed Tooth

If you experience any of the following symptoms, you could have an abscessed tooth: A severe and ongoing toothache with gnawing or throbbing pain or sharp or shooting pain A fever Pain when chewing Sensitivity of the teeth to hot … Continue reading

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Brushing Too Hard Can Harm Your Teeth

More often than we’d like, our office sees patients who are brushing their teeth and gums so hard that they are actually doing significant damage to the periodontal tissues and bones that support the teeth. A stiff-bristled toothbrush combined with … Continue reading

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Tips on Minimizing Tooth Sensitivity

At one time or another, most of us have experienced a sharp, sudden pain that seems to shoot deep into the nerve endings of a tooth. Often the trigger is obvious—eating hot, cold, sweet or sour foods, or even breathing … Continue reading

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