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I had a dental cavity...
I had a dental cavity that started 3 years back and it seems to have affected some of the upper teeth with erosion.I never paid attention to it as there was no pain.Now I have mustered enough courage to visit a dentist next week.But I am really concerned.I do have acute phobia of dentist visits
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Dentist: Root Canal Doctor, Dentist (DDS or equivalent) replied 4 months ago
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Hi, so sorry to read that you have a problem seeing a dentist. You are not alone but thank goodness dentistry today is a painless experience when you have an experienced dentist and staff.

If you can upload a photo or photos of the erosion areas you are concerned about I would be better able to comment:

You can use this link for instructions: http://ww2.justanswer.com/how-do-i-send-photo-or-file-expert ,

You can use the "PAPER CLIP ICON" ,

OR you can use a photo hosting site like: https://www.flickr.com/ , http://imgur.com/, http://photobucket.com/ and then send me the link.

Can you also tell me if you have any symptoms with any of the teeth that have erosion?

Thank you.

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Hi, do you need more help?

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