When Tooth Sensitivity Signals an Emergency: 3 Signs that Your Sensitive Tooth Needs Emergency Treatment
In Australia, around 45% of all households contain at least one person who suffers from sensitive teeth or gums. Tooth sensitivity is often an early indication that something is seriously wrong with a tooth and while it may not be an immediate dental emergency, if left untreated, it might soon become one. Today, approximately one-third of Australians avoid dental treatment because they can't afford it. However, as will be explained here, sensitivity can signal a serious issue and you should at the very least attempt to diagnose that issue before making a decision.