A 71-year-old female asked:
i had a composit filling come out and i have not had it fixed and now i have a slight numbness on the right side of my face can this be caused by the tooth ?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Ronald Achong answered
17 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Possible: You may be getting an abcessed tooth or infection. Sometimes swelling from an infected tooth can cause a feeling of numbness. See your dentist asap.
Answered on Oct 25, 2012
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