There are times when you have to deal with Teeth Sensitive to Hot and Cold because of either the enamel of the teeth is wearing away or due to other teeth problems. The most common sign of sensitivity in the teeth would be a shooting pain or sensation every time you have something very hot or cold. In particular the teeth in the front would suffer the brink of it.
HOW IS TEETH SENSITIVE TO HOT AND COLD DIAGNOSED?
Teeth Sensitive to Hot and Cold is diagnosed by a dentist through a complete dental examination. The doctor may check for eroded teeth enamel, receding gums and tooth decay while checking for Teeth Sensitive to Hot and Cold.
HOW IS TEETH SENSITIVE TO HOT AND COLD TREATED?
Teeth Sensitive to Hot and Cold treatment includes using a special toothpaste and leave-on gel for adding a protective layer to the teeth. The doctor would further recommend that you start using a straw for very hot or cold stuff.
DID YOU KNOW?
When dentin loses its protective covering of enamel or cementum these tubules allow heat and cold or acidic or sticky foods to reach the nerves and cells inside the tooth. Dentin may also be exposed when gums recede. The result can be hypersensitivity.