Dental Crown Q&A
Extraction + Dental Crown
A piece of my upper right rear molar fell out yesterday. My dentist told me that the only options were removal (and no replacement) or removal with an... READ MORE
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
I have a cracked tooth. I don't know how badly the tooth is cracked. I went for my crown the other day and when I tested the temporary... READ MORE
I had extracted a tooth by a periodontist. I then had some bone grafting done so that I can get an implant in the future. I then went to my dentist... READ MORE
I am 20 years old, uninsured and I need a root canal on a molar. What are the pros and cons of a root canal vs. extraction?
I am in need of a root canal on a molar and I know that dentists usually opt to save the tooth when possible but as a 20 year old without insurance it... READ MORE
I Had a Tooth Crown Removed - It Started to Bleed. I Was Told the Tooth Needs to Be Extracted. Is This Necessary?
The tooth had a root canal couple years ago. I was told bleeding is not normal. I was also told that tooth fracture is possible but the dentist is not... READ MORE
Is It Normal for Numbness and Tingling to Start 2 Weeks After Getting a Lower Wisdom Tooth Extracted?
I had my bottom left wisdom tooth pulled about 2 weeks ago. Last night I started to feel a slight numbness in my lower cheek. No pain but it's there... READ MORE
I was having a lot of pain on gums between crown on last molar&wisdom tooth. Given antibiotics for infection-pain went for a week.Dentist then removed... READ MORE
I had a root canal done on my upper left molar #14 tooth Sept. 2012 by an endodonist. Recently, the tooth has been bothering me on and off with some... READ MORE
Is this fixable or is extraction necessary? If so, can I get an implant or only a bridge? READ MORE
An infection developed under my left molar and the dentist decided to remove the tooth. During the difficult extraction, the dentist also removed the... READ MORE
My back upper molar (#2) had root canal 12 years ago. Crown came off 2 years ago and was cemented back on. Came off again one month ago. There is very... READ MORE
Is it unreasonable to request that he replace the crown free of charge and Is his suggested fix a good plan? (Photo)
I had a wisdom tooth on the lower ride side extracted today - second molar? The first molar is a metal alloy crown fused to porcelain, which is around... READ MORE
Unfortunately, I'm going to need a lot of work done (approx. $3,464 in total). I didn't qualify for credit care and i'm paying out of pocket for... READ MORE
When i was still young my doctor extracted my (r) canine because he thought it was a temporary one, but as the years rolled by, no canine appeared... READ MORE
I had to have my top front tooth extracted. My 6 front teeth had veneers. I had planned to get a direct implant however there was not enough bone so I... READ MORE
Hello, I went to the dentist a few days ago and was told I needed a root canal with crown done for my bottom left molar. It is the first molar towards... 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
Previous root canal tooth broke in half and now in the front. I'm so scared they won't be able to crown it (Photo)
I had a root canal done a couple of years ago on this tooth and I was told a full crown wasn't needed since it was in the front. So I never went back... READ MORE
I have an old crown with root canal done about 15 years ago. Do I extract it or repair it with a recrown?
Will the old tooth always be infected? Endodontist says it has 85% success rate. It is the last tooth upper left side. READ MORE