Dental Crown Q&A
Chewing + Dental Crown
1 month following root canal it hurts to chew hard things, sensitive to touch. What options do I have to treat this?
I got a root canal 2 months ago. I had a crown on the tooth so the dentist went through the crown. A week after the RC, I had discomfort when I chewed... READ MORE
After 4 bite adjustments. Dentist says wait 3 days to see if I I can still feel the tooth when I chew. He has ground the tooth to almost nothing and... READ MORE
I had two crowns (molars) next to each other and one fits just fine, the other I can feel when I chew. Dr has ground it down 5 times and I still feel... READ MORE
In the last month a horrible odor is coming from the front of the crown when I floss or chew on that side. Is this normal?
I have had that crown on my R lower side since I was 16, in 2002 It was replaced. I have been back to the dentist twice, he did exam and xrays and... READ MORE
I am experiencing pain while chewing on my crowned tooth that has had a root canal. Would antibiotic help?
I had a root canal done in early June of this year. I had the crown placed just after father's day. To this day I experience pain while I'm chewing. I... READ MORE
I chipped a tooth a few weeks ago (#30). Although I had no pain at the time, my dentist crowned it. After the temporary crown, I couldn't chew on that... READ MORE
It's been a few weeks since I had a permanent crown. It's still sensitive to cold and chewing. Is this normal?
It's been a few weeks since I had a permanent crown on my right upper side. Initially they said it was a cavity that was under an old crown. It's... READ MORE
Hi, my lower right 6 has been crowned after RCT for the past two years. While eating something, it settles in the left over gap between the crowned... READ MORE
In early January 2015 I had my #3 tooth break a piece off, I had no pain nor has my #3 tooth ever had pain. I went to a dentist to have it worked on... READ MORE
4 crowns installed, first set were horrible so dentist redid them. New set now has other issues. What can I do?
Tooth #4 is too short now temporary was much better. Teeth 28,29,30 are in terrible position on the 2nd set from the redo. Dentist spent 3 hrs and... READ MORE
Need Guidance. Full mouth reconstruction, upper RPD, night guard. Can't chew comfortably nor completely.
I need help me get bite corrected. Board Cert. Prostho, $1,500 per tooth, would get abrupt with any question about the work. No temps were delivered... READ MORE
I had root canal done about 2 years ago. I've recently been having some pain on my crown just about now. It hurts to chew and bite down on. I think... READ MORE
2 of my molars up and down were treated using the root canal procedure...after around 6 months I went to another dentist to get my crowns...and got... READ MORE
My husband had veneers done on his teeth about 4 years ago because his teeth were stubby from grinding. The upper center tooth crown keeps falling out... READ MORE
1. What's the requirements of having the crown actually? 2. Can it chew 'Hard' foods (like an apple......)? Works like the natural tooth or not ? 3. I... READ MORE
I have had many crowns placed due to chronic bruxism. I had a new crown placed last week and now have persistent and dull pain.
After the temp crown was placed, I had pain on that tooth and did all chewing on the other side for 3 weeks, then had pain on a crowned molar on that... READ MORE