A 41-year-old member asked:
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is it possible for you to get a filling the same day you get your teeth cleaned?

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Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Generally: Yes in the absence of heavy bleeding from gum disease.
Answered on Nov 25, 2013
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Yes: We do it all the time, and the patients love it because it saves them another trip to the office !
Answered on Nov 25, 2013

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