What is sensitivity?
It is a sharp shooting pain felt on a particular tooth or teeth causing discomfort
while taking hot/cold foods.
2.Wearing of enamel in case of fractured teeth
4.Wearing of cementum and exposed tooth roo5.Acidic foods and beverages
6. Incorrect brushing techniques
7.Clenching/grinding the teeth
Bacterial acid destroys the outer surface of the teeth exposing the inner layers
leading to sensitivity
various factors govern tooth sensitivity
How will I find that I have tooth sensitivity?
If hot/cold foods, sweet, acidic foods/drinks, breathing in cold air makes the
tooth sensitive/ painful then it is indicative of tooth sensitivity
Treatments for sensitive teeth:
There are variety...