Why do my teeth not meet properly all of sudden?

Teeth can have trouble meeting properly for several reasons. One reason is that teeth may have temporarily shifted. This can occur when there is a tooth infection or when inflamed maxillary sinuses are present. Another reason can be due to a recent trauma to the face. Localized trauma can result in a fracture of teeth, the mandible or maxilla and this …

What should I do if my tooth is sensitive to cold after it is crowned?

There are two types of sensitivity that can commonly experienced after a crown is cemented. One is sensitivity to biting pressure and the other is sensitivity to cold (and or hot) liquids. If a patient is  experiencing either of these after a permanent crown is placed, then probably the best thing to do is to let their dentist know. Sensitivity after …