A 21-year-old female asked:
is it normal to still have a sharp pain after getting fillings for a cavity?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Lawrence Kessler answered
55 years experience Periodontics
Not really: sharp pain may be caused by your bite being off because of a new filling. Or if the filling was deep it may have touched the nerve in that tooth In any event go back to your dentist and have it evaluated. The pain is telling you that there is a problem needing to be eliminated
Answered on Apr 5, 2015
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