3 doctors weighed in:

Can a rubber dam make you gag?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

If you have a stong gag reflex, yes.
Especially of the rubber dam is placed on a posterio tooth.

In brief: Yes

If you have a stong gag reflex, yes.
Especially of the rubber dam is placed on a posterio tooth.
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: The opposite is true

If you are prone to gagging, the rubber dam helps to protect your gag reflex area.

In brief: The opposite is true

If you are prone to gagging, the rubber dam helps to protect your gag reflex area.
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