A 46-year-old member asked:
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how long does it take to get a normal tooth cavity filling?

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Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Depends on : Size however generally less than 1 hour.
Answered on Apr 25, 2019
Dr. Dominick Curalli
19 years experience Dentistry
About an hour: It depends on the size and location of the filling to be done. Some take as little as 10-15 minutes, others about an hour. Ask your dentist how long he or she expects the apointment to take.
Answered on Feb 22, 2017

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