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... I would give it some more time. Personally, although some people seem to think that amalgam fillings are "evil", I think the more you mess with a tooth, the more trouble it can be. In other words, leave well enough alone. ... (1 replies)
... fillings replaced with composites. I did 5 teeth on the right side about 3 weeks ago. Almost immediately, I began to experience pain when chewing. I went in for a bite adjustment and that helped. But there's still some pain when I eat things that are tough and chewy or hard and crunchy like beef and nuts. ... (1 replies)
... for about a month now. For one week I have been actively trying to correct the problem. I have seen two dentists and a medical doctor. None of them could find anything wrong with me, and didn't know why the tooth was so mad at the world. ... (5 replies)

... You say that it hurts to chew on the tooth. Generally a sharp pain to biting is a sign the tooth may be fractured. If the tooth has a filling in it such a crack usually begins under the filling, so you wouldn't see it. If your dentist removes the filling the fracture may be apparent underneath. ... (4 replies)
... for like a week after that..no symptoms!! ... (4 replies)
... rays have been taken, multiple lab tests have been done on the puss, and she has been to a dentist. It is a tooth that is causing the problem. It was an abcess that has progressed. The two most recent lab tests were subject to extensive testing. ... (6 replies)
... gets exposed and causes pain.This can go two ways.....settle down by itself maybe with some antibiotics or get worse and need a rooot canal doing,where they remove the nerve inside the tooth so no pain can be felt. ... (9 replies)
... Luckily I didn't need a root canal, but I might need one in the future on this tooth. ... (9 replies)
... I'm not sure if this is the problem with yours but when I read your post it reminded me when my dentist took out my silver filling and put in a white one simply because she is against silver fillings! I went home and just had pain by touching or biting down... ... (9 replies)
... It could also be that a crack in the tooth was causing the initial pain and that the new drilling, etc., just made it worse. That has happened to me and I had to get a root canal and crown. ... (9 replies)
... actually a filling that had come away so had a new one. ... (9 replies)
... it and was going to get both out then but my dentist said the crowned one can wait and he wants to take out the filling and see if he can find what he thinks is a crack. He said he may have to do a root canal if he can't fix it with another filling and I am scared because I can't get an infection. ... (1 replies)
... it and was going to get both out then but my dentist said the crowned one can wait and he wants to take out the filling and see if he can find what he thinks is a crack. He said he may have to do a root canal if he can't fix it with another filling and I am scared because I can't get an infection. ... (1 replies)
... I have either a broken tooth or filling am unsure which one. It is on the tooth that is 2 in front of my wisdom on the bottom. ... (2 replies)
Tooth decay
Mar 27, 2003
... only a dentist can tell you. If the decay has damaged the nerve, I don't think it can simply be refilled. If the nerve is not damaged, but the tooth has too much filling to be refilled, you might be able to get a crown. ... (2 replies)
... The filling was a compound filling covering the top of the tooth and going down the backside of the tooth. I never had any tooth sensitivity or pain from this tooth with the initial filling. ... (0 replies)
... d through or near the nerve. My first upper molar has been filled about 3 times, the last time I visited an emergency dentist the pain was that bad, they drilled a hole and left it with wool in to relieve the pressure. ... (3 replies)
... and unfortunately, by the time the dentist cleans out the old amalgam and decay, there is usually so little tooth structure left that simply refilling it would normally prove to be a waste of money and time. ... (2 replies)
... What a nightmare, eh? ... (5 replies)
... bonding. When I still complained that the teeth and my bite still didn't feel right, I was told to go "on vacation" from my teeth. The one dentist did mention a prosthodontist is a bite specialist who could analyze my bite, but that bite adjustement was very tricky. ... (4 replies)


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