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Tooth Chipping

Hey guys! My 2nd premolar in the lower jaw chipped this morning, it already had a filling. The filling is still intact. It's not hurting as such but yeah feels a bit odd and sharp in the mouth. Please help.
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Dr. M. R. Pujari
12 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | Dentist

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Hi.. You can undergo refilling or a crown if more tooth structure is chipped off or as your dentist's best advise. Regards
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Dr. Bianca Nazareth Arya
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The filling will need to be replaced and if there is substantial loss of tooth structure you will be better served with a ceramic inlay/onlay which will be far more conservative than a crown and longer lasting than a routine filling.
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Dr. Aarti Talikoti
14 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | Dentist
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U need to get the tooth refilled and preferably go for a crown. Since premolar is very small in size,over that filling would have weakened the tooth all the more, so it has fractured.
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