FAQs: What’s With My Smile Sensitivity?

Finding yourself face to face with daily smile sensitivity can feel like a very scary place to be. Either you’ve been dealing with it for a long time and it’s starting to wear on you or it suddenly appears and you have no idea how to respond. The good news is that this is a common problem for which there are a variety of improvement methods. To get you started on what’s happening and how to deal with it, simply make your way through our FAQs session.

Frequently Asked Questions

Question: My smile sensitivity has been going on for a long time. Even when my smile checks out as completely healthy, I still deal with it. What can I do?

Answer: If your smile is completely healthy and we have ensured you’re on track with your smile care at home, you may need to begin using sensitivity toothpaste. When used consistently, it will actually provide you with relief! Also, avoid very hot or cold foods (or anything else that triggers discomfort).

Question: My smile sensitivity just started out of nowhere and is very uncomfortable. Do you know what might be causing it?

Answer: One of a long list of things may be to blame. It could be aggressive brushing, a cavity, an infection, an accidental trauma, gum disease, or something else.

Question: How should I approach the sudden onset of smile sensitivity? Would it be an overreaction to come to your practice because of a little discomfort?

Answer: It would not be an overreaction. Instead, it would be the best decision. Since sensitivity can point to a variety of sometimes serious issues, it’s best to receive a diagnosis and any essential care ASAP.

See Us Soon For Smile Sensitivity Help

Remember that it’s important to come in for a checkup if sensitivity is an issue, so we can treat any conditions that are playing a role. Get the information and treatment you need in Celina, TX by contacting Celina Family Dentistry to schedule a visit today at (214) 851-0130.