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A 34-year-old male asked:

Would a class 5 ever needs to be reshape after 3 years? my periodontist told me to go back to my general dentist to get it reshape.

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
Possibly: The restoration can potentially "percolate" out of the preparation, causing a bacterial and food trap. Ask your periodontist for further clarification since they examined you.
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