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I know this sounds daft, please dont laugh at me!Last summer a filling came out and then the edge of the same tooth broke. I hate the dentist....well the metal tools in my mouth makes me cringe. Like tin foil in your mouthAnyway, i finally plucked up enough courage to go to dentist and he said he can put a new filling in ans recomended the white rather than the silver as it bonds better to the tooth.I Have no pain in the broken tooth and he said the nerve isnt involved, and there is no decay in the tooth, my question is, can i have the filling without local anaesthetic?
Ask the dentist. Only they can say which option would be best. Sometimes it's fine, other times you could be accepting a compromise which is ok, as long as you understand that.
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