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How can I control my pain after getting a Maryland bonded dental bridge?

Tooth shaping isn't usually required for a Maryland bonded dental bridge, so the procedure should cause very little discomfort. You should also feel little or no pain after your new bridge has been put into place. If you are experiencing pain or soreness, your dentist will likely recommend over-the-counter ibuprofen (Advil or Motrin). 

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