Is having ice cream or hot coffee becoming a painful experience for you? You may be suffering from tooth sensitivity. It occurs when your dentin is exposed. Dentin is the second layer of your tooth that follows the glossy protective layer called enamel.
At Sedro – Woolley Family Dental Center in Sedro-Woolley, Washington, Dr. Hansrolf H. Gruener, DDS offers sensitive teeth treatments to alleviate your sensitivity issues.
What Causes Tooth Sensitivity
Even though every sensitive tooth makes you wince, the underlying reason behind it may differ from person to person. Here are a few reasons for tooth sensitivity:
- Dental caries
- Gum disease
- Fractured fillings
- Worn tooth enamel
- Exposed tooth root
- Worn fillings
- Aggressive brushing
Sensitive Tooth Treatments We Offer
Our dentists carefully examine the root cause of your tooth sensitivity and create treatment plans to relieve the issue. Here are a few sensitive tooth treatments we offer:
- Fluoride Treatments – To strengthen the exposed areas of your dentin and enamel.
- Dental Fillings – To refill fractured or worn-out fillings.
- Deep Dental Cleanings – To remove the buildup of tartar and plaque in your mouth and improve gum health.
- Dental Bonding
- Night Guards
- Root Canal
Why Choose Us
Dr. Gruener, our chief dentist, is a member of the American Dental Association and the Washington State Dental Association. Having graduated with a master’s degree in dentistry from the University of Washington in 1983, Dr. Gruener has improved the smiles of thousands of patients in Sedro-Woolley and surrounding communities over the last 34 years.
Dr. Gruener has won numerous People’s Choice Awards for offering the best dental services and still refuses to rest on the laurels. Each year, our dentist dedicates dozens of hours to get acquainted with the newest and trending dental treatments and innovations to serve his patients better.
As a dentist, his goal is to provide excellent, gentle dental care at affordable prices. To do this, Dr. Gruener takes payments across various modes and also offers a 10% discount on treatments for people without dental insurance.
Learn more about the treatments we offer at Sedro-Woolley Family Dental Center now by scheduling a consultation. Call us at (360) 855-0351, book an online appointment, or visit our office at 830 Metcalf St, Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284.