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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Fillings: Your fillings can be done without numbing you, however this is not recommended for most people. Dental anesthetics safe and last only a short while. ... Read More
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Possibly: Depends on how deep they are and your pain tolerance. In addition, Nitrous oxide can be used to help with the discomfort. Realistically billions of in ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
37 years experience Dentistry
Speak with dentist: Speak with your dentist prior to the procedure. The dentist may be able to prescribe medication to alleviate your fears and make this a seamless expe ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Maybe: You dont say how long it has been since the injection. If hours...To early to even worry. If days...Could be injury to the trigeminal nerve. You us ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
Vague: Depending upon the type of injection and the novocaine used (some types of novocaine last longer than other because of the ingredients, ) it can be nu ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
For a broken tooth:: See your dentist to evaluate the tooth and whether or not it can be fixed and saved (and if so, how). Your own dentist can discuss all of this with yo ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Vito
36 years experience Prosthodontics
SEE YOUR DENTIST: If you are experiencing pain then you should go back ot oyur dentist. The decay could have been close to nerve and despite the dentists most conservat ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Absolutely: Failure to treat only increases the chances of tooth loss. Call a dentist for an appointment.
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends: Try an over the counter pain relief, like paracetamol. Try to contact your dentist. If the pain is too severe and the dentist is not available go the ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Kim
25 years experience Dentistry
3 options: 1. Fix it 2. Pull it or 3. Live with the pain unfortunately, a root canal is the only treatment option allowing you to keep the tooth (painlessl ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ron E. Bell
44 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Need more info: Was it the nerve in the tooth or the nerve from the injection site? If the pulp was exposed, then a root canal is in order. If it was the injection s ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Surgery: A dental filling is surgery. The diseased portion of an infected tooth is removed and replaced with an artificial material. The deeper the decay, the ... Read More

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