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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
This one issue: That you will need to see the dentist in person for - can't provide much help on line. Take care.

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
right away with care: You can eat most things after a filling but should avoid sticky things like hard canday, gummy candy, and hard to chew items like bread. The adhesion ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
I don't know: Great question for all of us dieters everywhere! i don't know the scientific answer but if you eat a very high fiber cereal like all bran, fiber one, ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
Yes: Many patients like to have as much treatment completed at the visit to minimize the number of visits. It really depends on the size of the fillings an ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
49 years experience in Dentistry
Filling teeth: Composites are 'composed' of very small particles of quartz dispersed in a resin material. They are usually hardened by a curing light that is shined ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
See your dentist: As soon as possible to get your tooth repaired. There's nothing else that you can do on your own.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Langenfeld
39 years experience in Dentistry
Painful Fillings: If your fillings hurt it means that the nerves of your teeth are unhappy. Pay attention to what causes them to hurt. Sensitive to biting, do they ache ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Duane Keller
44 years experience in Dentistry
Depends: Materials like irm can last for 3 to 6 months. Other material like cavitec will last a matter of weeks. Get the permanent restoration fixed sooner, ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
When necessary: When they are worn, have defective margins, broken or fractured. There is no specific life span for fillings.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience in Prosthodontics
Yes: See your dentist soon and ask about this. Likely decay and overload are causative factors.

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