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When should I call the dentist after having a cracked tooth treated?

After you have had a cracked tooth treated, if you still notice any uneven tooth surfaces or feel any pain when chewing, call your dentist as soon as possible. If you still see a more serious or deeper crack in your tooth or feel a higher level of pain, call your dentist immediately. Any sign of pain or sensitivity can indicate that the crack in your tooth is not fully repaired. This may put your tooth at a higher risk of infection or disease.

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