U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Brooklyn, NY
A 55-year-old male asked:

Hello just had a filling put in for one of my tooth (second from back,upper ) still hurts, is it normal?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
If deep, yes: Since your dentist knows how deep the decay was, give them a call.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
See your dentist for: adjustment. High filling is one of the common reasons which lead to pain after a new dental filling was placed. see your dentist for a small adjustment.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 47-year-old member asked:
Tooth hurts after filling was replaced. Is this normal?
3 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
A 45-year-old member asked:
What does it mean if my tooth filling still hurts after a few months?
3 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
A 47-year-old member asked:
How normal would it be for my tooth to hurt after a filling?
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
A 25-year-old female asked:
Had a filling today is it normal for the tooth next to the one that was filled to be sore?
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Last updated Aug 16, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.