A member asked:

I got several fillings on left side of my mouth 4 days ago, and my gums are still very sore and swollen. is this normal?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Laura Anissian answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Swollen gums: Yes, this can be normal. It should be better in the next three days. If not, see your dentist again.

Answered 7/20/2020


Dr. Arnold Malerman answered

Specializes in Orthodontics

Normal: You had surgery. Takes time to heal. Should be getting a little better every day. If not, call your Dentist.

Answered 3/5/2019



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