Dentin hypersensitivity is among the most frequently reported dental concerns. This condition primarily occurs due to dentin exposure to thermal, chemical or osmotic stimuli, thereby causing extreme sensitivity and pain. Once exposed, these tubules may come into contact with stimuli such as hot, cold and sweet foods and drinks, which can become severe over a period of time.
Our doctors Treating dentin hypersensitivity by the application of desensitizing agents varnishes, dentin bonding agents and composite, and bioglass. Our dental professional will administer medicated gel, which does double duty: It strengthens your tooth enamel and reduces teeth sensitivity.
Bruxism is excessive teeth grinding or jaw clenching. It is an oral parafunctional activity; i.e., it is unrelated to normal function such as eating or talking.
Splints and mouth guards are designed to keep teeth separated to avoid the damage caused by clenching and grinding. They can be constructed of hard acrylic or soft materials and fit over your upper or lower teeth.
It may need to reshape the chewing surfaces of your teeth or use crowns to repair the damage in severe cases.