What Would Happen if You Didn't Fill That Cavity?
Dental fillings are relatively routine when performed by our experienced Aloha dentists. We always make sure patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their procedures because we believe that dentistry can be a pain-free experience.
It’s easy to let treatment go when budgets are tight, and schedules feel overwhelming, but we want to help patients understand that dental conditions often worsen and can become painful dental emergencies. Filling a cavity is preferred to the alternative.
Decay is Not Painful
The tricky thing about dentistry is that conditions do not cause pain until they become advanced. This goes for cavities, gum disease, and damaged teeth.
When you have a small cavity, plenty of tooth layers ...