How soon can you smoke after having a cavity filled?

Answer You could smoke right after having a tooth filled, though I would not suggest it. maybe wait an hour or so but it should not have any affect pain-wise. The only thing is that if you've had white co... Read More »

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Has anyone ever not gotten a cavity filled?

Yes, and I got an abscess and it had to be pulled out. Far worse than a filling.

What happens if you don't get a cavity filled?

The tooth will keep rotting until it either breaks or you get an abcess. This is very very painful and requires anit biotics too.Please get them fixed now - don't do what I did and let them go cos ... Read More »

Will my cavity being filled hurt?

In Canada, contemporary dentists use the following procedure:1. They will apply a gel-like substance that is a diffusive anesthetic.2. They will insert a sterile needle at this site with topical an... Read More »

What does getting a cavity filled feel like?

After the initial needle used to inject the local (scale 2 -3) there is no pain at all - not even when the local wears off after an hour or two.The worst bit is thinking it might hurt!