What would happen if you just didn't get a cavity filled?
The Short Answer? It would not be good.
We know you don't want to think about them. They're a literal pain to deal with. They can be costly to treat. And they almost always come when you least expect them.
Think of your teeth like rocks sitting in a puddle. This puddle is full of acid and bacteria. Over time, your teeth begins to decay and results in cavities.
But WHO CARES?
Cavities are easily ignored at first. They don't seem to do any harm! This is not true. Over time, the bacteria erodes away the enamel (hard surface) and exposes the dentin, and that's when infection starts.
Dr.Rajbhandari explains to us what happens when these...