Oral Health

Question
Posted by: kbee | 2008-11-13

Q.

filling

i had a filling tuesday on both of my teeth. it is still painful. the pain comes and go. i always feel like a have sinusitis or ear infection or headache. it gets painful sometime when i am chewing or eating something slightly hard. what should i do , go back to the dentist? what could be wrong?

Expert's Reply

A.

Oral health expert

it could be a few things:
sinusitis, a deep filling which sometimes results in post operative pain, infection in the tooth, filling which is "high" and needs to be reduced , amongst other things
you need to go back o the dentist

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