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Veneer or Crown for Calcified Tooth?

My front left tooth has been dead for some 15+ years. It apparently calcified, creating its own root canal. I have never had work on it. The tooth is... READ MORE

Dental Crown or Veneer for Front Left Top Tooth? (photo)

I am 34 and had a root canal at an early age on my front left top tooth. It was chipped and filled however over the last couple years it has become... READ MORE

Is a Darkened Gum Behind a Crowned Molar Anything to Be Concerned About? (photo)

I recently had a crown replaced on my most rear molar, here to fore, a healthy tooth. The tooth seems to be fine with no sensitivity, etc., but I... READ MORE

What is the Best Cement Used to Place New Dental Crowns?

I am concerned that my crowns may darken over time if a good cement is not used. I read an article stating a couple of cements that were not good... READ MORE

Why Does my Dentist Recommend Crowns Instead of Veneers? My Teeth Are Healthy

I am 46 y.o. and have many root canals and crowns (molars only). The overall appearance of my teeth is very nice and I receive compliments often on my... READ MORE

Single Front Tooth Crown - Can I Expect a Perfect Match and Remedy for Discolored Gum Line? (photo)

In 1996 I got a crown on my front tooth. Now I had it replaced(chipped-grinding).It's taken this DDS 4 tries, finally he brought in the lab tech. In... READ MORE

All Porcelain Crowns 2 Front Teeth, Now They Have a Dark "Hinge"?

Fractured front tooth roller skating, rootcanal, had it bonded, then braces. After braces the bond starting to crack, asked for it to be fixed. The... READ MORE

Why Would my 100% Ceramic Crown Have Discolouration at the Base at the Gum Line? Do I Have Decay?

Why would my 100% ceramic crown have discolouration at the base at the gum line? I'm really worried that i have decay? READ MORE

Should I Replace my Old Dental Implant? What Can I Replace It With? Why Doesn't my New Dental Work Match?

When I was little, I fell and chipped one of my front teeth. Over the next several years, it turned a dark color and I got an abscess on the gum above... READ MORE

Root Canal Therapy/followed by a Possible Crown on One Top Front Tooth. General Queries?

Hello, i am a 19 year old female and today I found out i would be needing root canal therapy on one of my top front teeth. To be perfectly honest, I... READ MORE

Front Teeth Replacement?

I got my crown for my front teeth, last month its a zircon crown but to my surprise the shade behaviour is embarassing, in brighter light the shade... READ MORE

Is It Normal for Bottom Crowns to Be Darker Than Top Crowns?

All my teeth have been crowned (all zirconia/ porcelain) by a cosmetic dentist.The color is a perfect match except for 4 front bottom teeth which are... READ MORE

Options for Sensitivity with Too Large Metal Based Porcelain Crowns?

After deciding to go to Mexico to have all of my discolored teeth veneered, I was tricked into getting 25 crowns in Mexico. However, the doctor ground... READ MORE

Should I Replace Crown on Front Tooth After Braces or Replace Crown and Have a Veneer Done on the Other Front Tooth?

I currently have a crown on my left front tooth that is much whiter and wider than my right front tooth. It also has become dark at the gum line.... READ MORE

Yellow-grayish Crowns 3 Weeks Ago?

I saw the crowns before they were applied but the temp was ugly so I thought those look great! It was over the next 3 weeks that I noticed the color... READ MORE

Necessary crowns for discolored gray teeth then unnecessary veneers?

I am planing to get 2 crowns on my grayish molar teeth, then I would like to do the veneer procedure. Also most of my molar teeth are grayish due to... READ MORE

Front Teeth Replacement?

Hi im arul i got my crown for my front teeth, last month its a zircon crown but to my surprise the shade behaviour is embarassing, in brighter light... READ MORE

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