What causes tooth sensitivity?

Those with sensitive teeth experience discomfort when exposed to drinks and beverages that are noticeably cold or hot. Tooth sensitivity can make enjoying your favorite beverages and foods uncomfortable. There are a few reasons why a person might develop sensitive teeth. Sometimes tooth sensitivity is caused by permanent tooth enamel damage and receding gums. In…

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Dental Health for Seniors

No matter your age, visiting the dentist for regular checkups and cleanings is an essential part of protecting your oral health. Receiving oral healthcare services shouldn’t stop when a person ages either – some of our patients are 80-years young. Mature patients have unique health needs when compared to other age groups. While children might…

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Dry Mouth: Causes and Treatment

An occasional dry mouth due to stress, fever, exercise, or taking medications designed to dry out sinuses is not a problem. However, patients that suffer from chronic dry mouth need to take action to correct this condition … your dentist can offer suggestions that may provide relief. Xerostomia is a term that refers to patients…

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