Do Sensitive Teeth Get Better Over Time?

teeth, health, smile, dentistDepending on what is causing your tooth sensitivity, it may clear up all by itself or need treatment.

– Long-term sensitivity may be due to a chipped tooth or enamel erosion due to overly aggressive brushing, teeth grinding or acidic drinks.

– Temporary sensitivity often follows procedures such as having veneers, teeth whitening or extractions.

– Sensitivity can be treated with fluoride toothpaste.

– Sensitivity can be prevented by not brushing too hard and visiting your dentist regularly for check-ups.

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