Dental Crown Q&A
X-ray + Dental Crown
My dentist placed my dental bridge but did not check the fit with X-Ray. Is there any requirement to check new crowns/bridge with X-Ray after a placement? READ MORE
This is mostly for general dentistry needs . Have a few missing teeth maybe for implants. insurance will pay for one or the other. Which to get--need... READ MORE
My implant crown fell off (about 1 1/2yr old crown). I went to my dentist worried that my implant was also failing because the gum around the implant... READ MORE
Do I need a root canal just 6 months after a crown if there is no decay seen in xray ? Or should I give it some more time?
I had a Crown put on a molar in August because it was cracked. About a month after, it started to become really sensitive to cold, and hurt to chew... READ MORE
X-ray shows the abscess has gone through the bone. I have taken antibiotics for two weeks and still have the knot on the bone. READ MORE
I have a bridge under which is a tooth that I think has pushed through and perforated the sinus, although they don't see it on the x-ray. I also... READ MORE
1.5 yr old ceramic crown is now sensitive to heat & cold, no evidence of infection. Cosmetic Dentist or Endodontist?
(bottom molar) I started having sensitivity (heat/cold/some pain when biting). I immediately made appt w/ my dentist, had x- rays done w/ no sign... READ MORE
I have recently had dental work overseas and had PFM crowns placed (3 weeks ago). However I have recently been to visit a different dentist concerning... 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
How can I avoid unnecessary radiation from dental x-rays and procedures and keep my beautiful smile?
I'm in my early 60s and have great oral hygiene and fine teeth. In my 40s, I had my childhood mercury fillings removed and wore braces to correct my... READ MORE