Are you experiencing a burning, tingling, stinging, or painful sensation in your mouth for a prolonged period of time? This condition is known as Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) and can last for months. Some people may even experience BMS for years.

There are multiple underlying issues that can cause BMS. Some people may be experiencing an allergic reaction to their dentures or to a medication they are taking. Other potential causes of BMS include the following:

  • Nutritional deficiencies
  • Mouth infections
  • Acid reflux
  • Hormonal changes
  • Nerve damage

If you are suffering from BMS, Dr. Mary Geldernick can help you find the source of the issue and can find an appropriate treatment that will provide you with the relief you need. Contact our office today to schedule an appointment.