Dental Crown Q&A
Fracture + Dental Crown
My 1st lower left molar is fractured & has RCT. The tooth is being held by filling which is lower than the gumline. I experience intermittent gum... READ MORE
Trauma on #8,9 and 10. #10 has a chip and #8 and 9 have fractures all over the teeth. Got root canal done on them and internal bleaching but #9 is... READ MORE
Two fell out the tooth is factured to gum line I'm prepared to have a bridge fitted as cheaply as possible so I can smile and get back to the way I... READ MORE
My front teeth are hitting hard and I have a hairline fracture in my right eye tooth (which also has a root canal). I went back to the endodontist as... READ MORE
A restoration dentist determined that a bite problem has caused a hairline fracture in my right eye tooth (which also has a root canal). The... READ MORE
I had root canal done on a tooth with a crown. The porcelain part cracked off and there are fractures. Do I need a new crown?
Root canal was done on a tooth with a porcelain crown, the kind with a metal base. A corner of the crown completely came off and there is a horizontal... READ MORE
I have a crown on my front tooth which is loose. My tooth is fractured. Can the fracture not be repaired?
I have a crown on a post on front tooth which is loose. Dentist says tooth fractured so will need extracting and implant put in. Can the fracture not... READ MORE
Feldspathic or emax for one central incisor? How brittle is the Feldspathic? Are we only talking about larger fractures? (Photo)
I was recently in an accident and I had to place a crown on one of the central incisors. We first tried a zirconia based Restoration but it was too... READ MORE
My dentist filled a cavity (underneath a 6 year old crown). The tooth (which had caused no pain previously) became extremely painful and upon another... READ MORE
It has caused the entire tooth to be very loose and you can see the bone at the exterior gum line. Can this tooth be capped with periodontal surgery... READ MORE
I had a root canal on my left front tooth 9 years ago with no crown. Last week my tooth broke and my dentist put in temp crown which lasted a week... READ MORE
How to prove that a crown was ill fitted and caused all these problems mentioned above?? now i have gone to a periodontist and he says i need an... READ MORE
January 2013, burning/throbbing in 16 year old root canals/post/crowns in #7 & 8 (pre surgery xray attached). Old x-rays revealed that the infections... READ MORE
I have a fractured post that causes my gum to be swollen. Should I pay for another crown or get the implant?
I have a fractured post that causes my gum to be a swollen. My dentist suggests that I should put on another crown and try to make last as long as... READ MORE
Tooth fractured following root canal and no post placed to presence of crack. Can a crown still work?
During a recent root canal surgery, the endodontist discovered a crack in the tooth that went down to the root. We decided to try the root canal... READ MORE
I have a root fracture after having 2 surgeries done. The crown is holding on a titanium poll and the crown is very loose. What are my options? The... READ MORE
I didn't have dental for years and just got it, this happened to me some 7 years ago a lot of the root is still there but beginning to now fall out. I... READ MORE
An accident that resulted in a fractured upper mandible has left my upper arch & midline shifted by half a front tooth. (Photo)
My once pretty smile is now pretty disturbing to look at as it brings out the previously tolerable natural asymmetries my face. I'm a 48-yr old woman... READ MORE
Mine went undiagnosed for 5.5 years, inspite of over 20 visits to my general dentist and periodontist. I complained about pain, abscesses, bad taste,... READ MORE
I am debating between post crowns and implants. I want to know how much each of them cost and lifetime of a post crown. In case of a fracture in the... READ MORE