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Best Dentist in Flushing, New York - Think Dental Group


We welcome new patients.

Book your visit online or call us at (718) 358-5488. We are located at 40-19 159th St, Flushing, New York, 11358.

Best Dentist in Flushing, New York - Think Dental Group
Knocked-out Permanent Tooth Flushing, New York - Think Dental Group

What to do if you have lost or loose fillings.

Lost or loose fillings are fairly common: the filling can be knocked loose by new decay, eating crunchy or hard foods, grinding your teeth, or an accident that injures your tooth.

Call us immediately if your filling is knocked out or loosens. You can use dental wax or a temporary filling material (available at drugstores) to seal the tooth until you are able to see us. Avoid biting or chewing with the tooth until it’s repaired.

We will remove any decay from your tooth and place a new filling. Depending on how much of the tooth is left, you may need a dental onlay or crown to protect it.

Always call us if you suspect you have lost or loose fillings. Fillings restore and protect your tooth; they also keep bacteria and debris from entering the tooth and causing tooth decay or an infection. We need to promptly repair the tooth to ensure bacteria doesn’t enter the space left unprotected by the missing filling.


Our Flushing, New York same-day dentists treat Lost or Loose Fillings. No-waiting. Dental emergencies call now.

Lost or Loose Fillings Flushing, New York


How to save a permanent tooth.

Knocked-out Permanent Tooth

How to manage severe toothache.

Severe Toothache

A dental abscess requires immediate care.

Tooth Abscess

How to manage tooth sensitivity until your next appointment.

Tooth Sensitivity

How to care for cuts and bites for proper healing.

Cut or Bitten Tongue, Lip or Cheek

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