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Waco Family Dentist Dr. Cofer Discusses Tooth Sensitivity

July 15, 2016

Filed under: General Dentistry — Tags: , , , — Dr. Rick Cofer @ 8:30 pm

Waco family dentistIce cream, popsicles, watermelon, lemonade and iced tea. These cool treats are a summertime tradition for most people. But for those with sensitive teeth, these tasty foods and beverages might not be worth the pain—and we mean that literally. Tooth sensitivity can happen when the dentin layer of a tooth is exposed. This layer is usually well covered by enamel, a tooth’s hard outer lining. However, if the enamel becomes eroded, then there can be tooth sensitivity. Waco family dentist Dr. Cofer has ways to treat sensitive teeth, so you can eat whatever you like this summer without worrying about the pain.

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