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Dental Hygiene

Sensitive teeth

01/23/2008

Question:

i just had my teeth clean and know it hurts all the time to hot and cold.and its been a month

Answer:

I would make an appointment to have them checked so they can assess the health of your tissues. Also if you have some recession, you could try sensitivity toothpaste followed by ACT fluoride rinses. This will make your teeth stronger and less sensitive to cold.

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Response by:

Wendy  J Moore, RDH, EFDA, BS, MS Wendy J Moore, RDH, EFDA, BS, MS
Clinical Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University