What do you use for...desensitizers?

March 10, 2021
What are some best practices when it comes to minimizing dentinal hypersensitivity? What should you be doing to prevent post-op sensitivity? Drs. Maragliano-Muniz and Glazer discuss.

Welcome to our weekly installment of “What do you use for ...” videos.

This week, Dr. Maragliano-Muniz dons her special star sweater in honor of patients who see stars in her chair due to unexpected dentinal sensitivity. Sensitivity has many root causes, and is one of the most common problems dentists deal with. Drs. Maragliano-Muniz and Glazer discuss favorite products for helping patients manage sensitivity. 

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Editor’s note: This video first appeared in Through the Loupes newsletter, a publication of the Endeavor Business Media Dental Group. Read more articles at this link and subscribe here.

Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, DMD, is the chief editor of DentistryIQ and editorial co-director of Through the Loupes. Based in Salem, Massachusetts, Dr. Maragliano-Muniz began her clinical career as a dental hygienist. She went on to attend Tufts  University School of Dental Medicine, where she earned her doctorate in dental medicine. She then attended the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dental Medicine, where she became board-certified in prosthodontics. Dr. Maragliano-Muniz owns a private practice, Salem Dental Arts, and lectures on a variety of clinical topics. You may contact her at [email protected].