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Office of Dr. Ian Kuklenski

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How Do You Know if I have a Cavity?

Dental Exams in Belton MO

If you suspect you may have a cavity and are looking for a Belton, MO dentist, we can guide you through the process of having an initial exam where we look for dental conditions such as cavities and gum disease.

Cavities occur when bacteria softens the enamel of your teeth and causes a pit or fissure. When this occurs, you will not likely experience any pain until the cavity is fairly well advanced.

When you come to our Belton, MO dental office, we can detect cavities in a number of ways. We may be able to see it visually, upon inspection. This often occurs when the cavity is on the chewing surface ...

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