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Broken File in Root Canal

I just had a root canal done today due to a deep filling I've had for a while. During the procedure, the general dentist broke the file inside the... READ MORE

Root Canal Recovery

What can one expect to feel or experience after getting the root canal? READ MORE

Failed Root Canal with Chronic Abscess. Re-treatment or Abstraction and Implant? (photo)

The 2009 root canal failed due to the ill-fitting crown and I now have a chronic abscess deep in the former root near my sinus. (Gum boil visible in... READ MORE

Root Canal for Broken Tooth?

I chipped my front central tooth in half. My dentsit is going to put on a veneer, but she tested the tooth for root canal and said it is fine. Even... READ MORE

Failing Tooth After Root Canal

After a tooth has had root canal, and then after that an apicoetomy, how do you know if your tooth is failing and needs to be pulled? what are the signs? READ MORE

Can't Guarantee That a Root Canal Could Be Done On My Teeth Because of Calcification?

What option i have, when an edodontist doesn't guarantee that a root canal could be done on my teeth because my tooth is too calcified, the first... READ MORE

Broken Root Canal File? (photo)

Had root canal done last year, then crown put on a couple of months later. I have had continual pain in that tooth, and chronic sinus infections. Went... READ MORE

No Pain Before Root Canal, Intolerable Pain After One? (photo)

Hello, I went for a filling few weeks ago on tooth 13-premolar , after removing some caries dentist recommended that I get a root canal. Couple days... READ MORE

File Broken in Tooth?

Several years back I had a root canal and had several problems since then but now the issues had quadrupled! I am having severe headaches that begin... READ MORE

Who pays for the specialist to remove the broken file in my root canal?

A file broke off in my tooth during a root canal, I was referred to a specialist (Endodontist) to have it removed which she did. Who is responsible... READ MORE

Severe Pain in Gum After a Root Canal of a Dead Tooth?

I had a root canal without any novocaine because tooth was dead. It did not hurt & was just a little sore for a couple of days afterward. Then... READ MORE

File Broke Off in Canal During Root Canal?

I had the same thing happen. File broke off in the canal during a root canal. Will this prevent me from getting an MRI? READ MORE

I Have a Front Slightly Dark Tooth from Root Canal Done 10 Years Ago, I Don't Want to Grind the Tooth at All? (photo)

I am 20 fortunately my braces hide the brownness right now..my dentist had advised me to put a crown afterwards but after browsing on the net and... READ MORE

I Had an Abscess Which Went Down After Antibiotics,dentist then Did Root Canal Treatment, the File Broke Off?

The dentist tried to remove it after taking an x-ray,dentist did not have chance to clean before the breakage,dentist then continued with the cleaning... READ MORE

Retreat or Extraction Tooth #19; Rc 10 Years Ago, Current No Pain, but a Gum Bump? (photo)

My tooth #19 got a root/canal 10 years ago and had been great until 4-5 months ago. At that time I had problem with another tooth so I shifted most... READ MORE

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