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I had a dual pacemaker fitted on Aug 5th. I am seeing my

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I had a dual pacemaker fitted on Aug 5th. I am seeing my dentist tomorrow (Thurs 15th Sept) and would like to know please if filling a tooth or cleaning a tooth with the electric equipment will have any effect?
Information on my identification card shows the following:
mfg & type: Sorin Biomedica (UK:) Ltd. Serial no: 527BX3C2
The Leads are: Pacesetter St. Jude - Tendril (52cm) CNY252178
Pacesetter St. Jude - Tendril 2088TC (52cm) CNY246703
Symptoms showed dizzy spells, palpitations, conduction tissue fibrosis.
Thankyou. Dorothy**********
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 8 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 8 months ago.

Thanks for this question

This is a very legitimate concern

but you should be fine.

There are no interactions with dental equipment and a pacemaker

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