Problems We Treat: Sensitive Teeth Coeur d'Alene

Find Relief for Sensitive Tooth in Coeur d'Alene

Do you have sensitive teeth in Coeur d'Alene? Perhaps a throbbing and/or sharp sensation in your teeth and gums when you brush, eat, and drink cold or hot foods? Our CDA dentists specialize in treating tooth sensitivity and are ready to help you comfortably chew, speak, and smile!

Causes of Sensitive Teeth

  • Cavities
  • Chipped or fractured tooth
  • Over bleaching of teeth
  • Teeth grinding (enamel wears away)
  • A compromised filling
  • Gum disease

Do I need to see a dentist for tooth sensitivity in Coeur d'Alene?

Tooth sensitivity Coeur d'Alene isn’t usually considered a dental emergency. However, if there’s something bothering you about your teeth, you should always seek help from your dentist.

If your last dental cleaning and exam was over 6 months ago, it’s time to schedule it! During your exam, be sure to tell us about what you’re experiencing. You can always call our office and we can help you understand the best next steps for your situation. If your tooth sensitivity turns to pain, we need to see you right away.

Here are some ideas to help ease your tooth sensitivity:

  • Use a soft bristle toothbrush
  • Practice good oral hygiene
  • Try a desensitizing toothpaste
  • Avoid brushing and flossing too vigorously
  • Stop teeth whitening treatments
  • Drink cold and hot beverages through a straw
  • Avoid acidic or sugary foods and drinks

Treatments for Sensitive Teeth Coeur d'Alene

At Coeur d’Alene Dental Center, our dentists will perform a thorough examination and recommend a treatment to stop your sensitivity and address the root of the issue. Common tooth sensitivity treatments include:

  • Gum disease treatment
  • Dental fillings or crowns
  • Sleep mouthguard
  • Fluoride treatments
  • Root canal

Schedule a Consultation


We know everyone has different schedules, because of this we offer late afternoon and early morning appointments.

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