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Can They Still Put my Crown on when my Tooth Fell Apart Near the Gum? I Have the Tooth Still Should I Keep It for Them?

I had a root canal done a while back but been waiting for my crown but now my tooth fell apart near the gum would they still be able to put the crown... READ MORE

Temp Crown Cracked. My Next Appt is in a Week. What Should I Do?

My temp crown cracked and the back fell off but the front is still on. I am have very little pain if any at all. What should I do ? my next... READ MORE

What is the Warranty on a Molar Dental Crown Which Cracked and is Less Than 1 Year Old?

My #31 crown cracked on the outside as I was eating a creamy peanut butter and jelly sandwich. It still has temporary cement on it. I have no idea if... READ MORE

Is a Crown Appropriate for a Cracked Front Tooth?

I have a vertical crack along my front tooth. It can't be seen by the naked eye but when my dentist put a light behind the tooth I could see it. She... READ MORE

Why Would a Doctor Put a Metal/porcelain Crown in my Mouth? (photo)

I went to the dentist with a cracked molar....and he suggested a crown. He put it on last week and naturally you don't look in any mirrors at the... READ MORE

Should I Find Another Dentist if Crowns Are Shattering from this Particular Office/Lab?

My dentist told me that sometimes a crown will shatter while he is putting it on? Should I find a dentist that uses a different lab? I've had two... READ MORE

Crown on Tooth with Jagged Angles - Both at Gum Line and Tooth Itself is Split Down Middle? (photo)

Can a tooth crown be attached vertically on #20 premolar?? That leaves the front of the tooth alone. The gum line is jagged and recessed due to... READ MORE

How Long Can I Use Temp Crown on my Back Tooth?

The tooth cracked while I was abroad an my insurance company said that I should not get the permanent crown abroad but rather wait 2.5 months with the... READ MORE

I now have a temporary crown after suspicion of cracked tooth syndrome. Still painful?

The guess that I had a cracked tooth syndrome, I now have a temporary crown. My doctor told me not to eat with the temporary crown side and 5 days has... READ MORE

I Think my Cap Has a Crack in It, and I Don't Know What to Do?

When I was younger, I broke my two front teeth. One has a cap, one was just filled in. Its been fourteen years since I got the cap put on, but now it... READ MORE

Could I have a crack underneath my crown?

I bit something hard with the back side of my crown (top molar) and began feeling discomfort. I then flossed it and it began to hurt so bad. I took... READ MORE

Why do my cerec crowns keep cracking?

I've had two chip away between teeth, and one just cracked in half while eating an oreo. These crowns are between 2 and 5 years old. Do I need a new... READ MORE

Should 2 root-canal tooths and a good permanent tooth be fused together like one tooth?

Two 20 year old front crowns #8, #9 with posts and one cracked tooth #10. The old crowns looked terrible, pulled away from the gum and caused me to... READ MORE

If you crack a root canal-treated tooth with a crown on it, how long will that take to notice? When do symptoms start?

I got RCT 6 months ago (no post, Endo happy w/result, no pain since then) next to a 2-yr old PFM crown. About 3 weeks ago, I was eating something that... READ MORE

Will my front teeth crack while removing the old crown and will I need root canal after the replacement?

I did not like the color of the crowns. there are gabs between the crowns. one tooth is not fully covered with the crown. READ MORE

Cracked and decaying tooth: Can anything be used except a crown, to seal the crack? Is filling/bonding a good idea? (photo)

I was told that I have a crack and decay. It does not hurt and not sensitive. Dentist offered ONLY crown to prevent tooth from splitting more. As I... READ MORE

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