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Do you have sensitive teeth? If so, you are not alone. Thousands of people struggle to enjoy their favorite drinks or food because of the pain that comes from sensitive teeth. To help you understand more about sensitive teeth, our team here at Primary Dental Clinic in Midland, Texas, wants to fill you in on what you and your dentist can do.

Did you know, sensitive teeth could be triggered by a number of things? Some of these ways include gum disease, worn fillings, tooth decay, cracked teeth, worn tooth enamel, an exposed tooth root, and many other things. That is why, it is always a good idea to talk to your dentist, Dr. Mark Hughen if you experience constant tooth sensitivity. That way, you can get the right treatment to restore your oral health.

Happily, there are things you can do to treat sensitive teeth until you have a chance to meet the dentist. If you are able, to try toothpaste for sensitive teeth or a fluoride gel. They can help your teeth healthy while minimzing your discomfort. The dentist may suggest other solutions like a dental crown or root canal.

If you suffer from constant sensitive teeth and would like help, or if you think it’s time for a dental checkup, please call us today at 432-570-7080. Our dedicated and friendly team wants to help you enjoy your favorite foods or drinks again with a healthy, pain-free smile.