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Broken Tooth? Tips on Handling Chipped Or Broken Teeth

By Dr. Vikash Kumar, Dentistry A broken or a chipped tooth can occur either due to calcium deficiency or from sustaining a physical injury. Broken tooth may be of different types such as craze lines (hairline vertical cracks on the teeth), fractured cusp (a break in a small portion of the…

Dentin Hypersensitivity: Causes, Effects, Treatment and Diagnosis

By Dr. Premendra Goyal, Dentistry Dental Hypersensitivity also known as dentine hypersensitivity is a sharp dental pain which lasts for a very short duration.  This short sharp pain may be as a result of the tooth being exposed to chemical changes, thermal changes, etc. At times even brushing your teeth may make…

Dentin Hypersensitivity: Causes and Symptoms

By Dr Rukmini Lalit Dhaygude , Dentistry More than one tooth can be affected by hypersensitivity-which is commonly experienced when you eat or drink something that is sour, sweet or cold or hot. It is characterized usually by a pain which is sharp and shoots into your teeth’s nerve endings. When the…