If left untreated, dental hypersensitivity can be painful. Most sufferers are between 25 – 45 years old. The condition affects close to 30% of the adult population. Most patients experience sensitivity when they drink hot or cold beverages, breathe in cold air, eat sweet or acidic foods or when they brush and floss their teeth. During your consultation, we will first determine whether your tooth pain is a result of dental hypersensitivity. After this, we will discuss different home care and product use for your unique situation. We also have several desensitizing agents that can be applied in-office.