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How would a dentist fix a small cavity?

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Dr. Daniel Quon
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
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In brief: Depends

The location and size of the cavity may determine how and if the cavity is filled.
Dentists have used a number of techniques in treating small cavities, from sealants, and a number of different restorative materials. In the past, the old drill and fill was the primary technique used. With the advent of newer technology, some offices are using lasers to remove the decay with less discomfort.

In brief: Depends

The location and size of the cavity may determine how and if the cavity is filled.
Dentists have used a number of techniques in treating small cavities, from sealants, and a number of different restorative materials. In the past, the old drill and fill was the primary technique used. With the advent of newer technology, some offices are using lasers to remove the decay with less discomfort.
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Dr. James Wright
Dentistry

In brief: Remove Decay & Fill

Remove decay and fill with high quality white filling material...

In brief: Remove Decay & Fill

Remove decay and fill with high quality white filling material...
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