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Are you a victim of tooth sensitivity? If so, the more you know about the problem, the better. In fact, the more you know, the better chance you have of treating it and preventing it in the future. So, our dentist, Dr. Pal, encourages you to test what you know about tooth sensitivity by taking our tooth sensitivity quiz. We hope you learn something new!

1. True or False: It’s normal for your teeth to hurt when you eat or drink hot and cold foods and drinks.
A. True
B. False

2. True or False: Tooth sensitivity can be caused by worn tooth enamel, receded gums and cavities.
A. True
B. False

3. True or False: Tooth sensitivity can be treated with desensitizing toothpaste, gum recession treatment and cavity treatment.
A. True
B. False

4. True or False: If you fail to treat your tooth sensitivity, you could lose one or more teeth.
A. True
B. False

5. True or False: If you have tooth sensitivity, you should just stop eating hot or cold foods and drinks.
A. True
B. False
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ANSWERS

1. B
2. A
3. A
4. A, especially if the cause is gum recession or a cavity
5. B (You should schedule an appointment for treatment)

Do you have any questions about tooth sensitivity in Sterling, Virginia? If so, please contact Pal Dental Group at 703-774-9699. Our dental team will be more than happy to give you the answers and information you need, so please don’t hesitate to reach out to us!