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Somerset, PA
A female asked:

My filling fell out and took part of my tooth with it, and the nerves are exposed making it painful to eat or drink. is a temporary filling viable unt?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Broken tooth: A temporary restoration may alleviate some of your pain for a few days until you can be seen. The tooth probably has extensive decay which can cause an infection within the tooth. Please make your dental visit a priority.

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Last updated Feb 23, 2018

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