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if i replace resin filling year by year then my natural tooth structure will also remove year by year?i don't want to remove even minor part of tooth?

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Dr. Steven Perkel
39 years experience Dentistry
What's the reason?: Why is your resin filling being replaced year by year? If there is redecay there can be more tooth structure removed- depending on the extent of the decay. Properly placed resin fillings like any fillings should, under normal circumstances, last more than a year.
Answered on Jan 20, 2014
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