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A 48-year-old member asked:

my filling in my tooth fell out! what do i do?

3 doctor answers13 doctors weighed in
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Call a dentist !: They will be able to restore the tooth.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
See Your Dentist: The best outcome would be to place another filling in the tooth.
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
Dentistry 38 years experience
See DDS ASAP: If you are unable to see your dentist immediately, buy a product such as Dent-temp which is usually available over the counter at a pharmacy. See your DDS ASAP to avoid any additional problems if possible.

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